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Charlotte Tidemann playing in the U10YG team in round 9 booted a noteworthy 13 Goals 2 points

In AFL terminology 6 goals is a bag, 10 goals is feast whilst 13 goals is a mountain of goals. Charlotte (daughter of the WMS U14:1 Coach Craig) is thrilled to be part of a great team whilst Craig will be looking to improve Charlottes goal kicking accuracy on the training track this week. Well […]

SWANS ACADEMY TRIALS – REGISTER NOW

YOUTH BOYS PROGRAM The QBE Sydney Swans Academy is holding Open Athlete Assessment Trials for boys aged 10 – 12 years. The assessment will involve a range of skill and motor competency tests, with each player receiving an individual feedback report following the assessment. TRIAL DATES: U10s (born in 2008) – Monday July 16 U11s […]

Australian Sports Camps

Learn new skills and improve your game! Quality sports coaching for 6 – 16 year olds. ASC run school holiday Football Coaching Camps across Australia for children of all standards. Improve your skills, have fun and reach for the stars! Click here for more information.  

AFL Camps this holidays

Hope you are all looking forward to another great season of footy! I would like to let you know about 2 camps I am running during the school holidays that your players aged 6 – 14 may be interested in attending, 23APR / 24APR 9:00AM – 3:00PM (8:30AM sign on for first day) Heffron Park, […]

All the best for a great 2018 season and lets not forget what our great Club is all about….

The AFL Willoughby Wildcats may not have a home ground nor dedicated training facility in 2018 but the Wildcats spirit has shone through and after hours of work by the volunteer group 160+ auskickers and 28 teams are ready to hit the oval this weekend for some long awaited footy! All the best for a […]

Season 2017 Yearbook now available for purchase

Hello Wildcats and JV families. Season 2018 is just about to get going, but looking back the Committee has agreed that it would be a good idea to do more as a Club to document and record all of the great things that happen on and off the field. With that in mind, we have […]

Willoughby Wildcats Footy Tipping

The Willoughby Wildcats hosts a FREE AFL footy tipping competition for Wildcats players, JV (with Mosman) players, and their direct families i.e. mums, dads, brothers and sisters etc.  Our youngest footy tipper last year was probably 5 years old. Prize money:  There is close to $500 up for grabs – first prize is $200, 2nd prize is $100, 3rd price […]

Mobile Mouthguards

Have your mouth guard fitted on Sunday March 18th, 9 am – 11 am Willougbhy Wildcats Storage facility: Rent a Space Chatswood 165 – 169 Lower Gibbes Street Chatswood NSW 2067 Let us introduce convenience and peace of mind to you! It’s that time of the year again! Sports fields  across Sydney are bracing themselves for […]

Willoughby Wildcats Youth Girls AFL

As you know, girls footy is going from strength to strength at the Wildcats. Last year we had dedicated U18, U15 and U12 girls teams and in 2018 these will be joined by a new U10 team. If your family has a daughter who would like to play, there is a team for every girl […]

Burkey’s guide on how to coach girls…

Season one of AFLW was outstanding. To be honest it achieved far more than the head honchos at AFL House ever anticipated. The road ahead is looking rosy. However, there is one thing that will derail the momentum faster than a Bree Davey shirtfront. And if the AFL and the local leagues don’t get it […]

Women and girls are boosting footy clubs at every level

THE explosion of women and girls playing Australian football is benefiting sporting clubs at every level, but is putting pressure on facilities. Adelaide Footy League president John Kernahan said the growth in women’s footy at grassroots level “is enormous”. “We have enjoyed a 50 to 75 per cent growth year on year since 2015,” he […]

Sydney schoolgirls enter AFL competition for first time

Prestigious Sydney private schools and rugby union traditionally go hand-in-hand. But a new sporting shift is underway. Independent girls schools have noticed an increase in AFL participation in male schools once dominated by rugby, and they are jumping on board. This month, the first ever AFL Sydney Independent School Girls competition will kick off. AFL […]

Under 10’s 2018 Season

If you have not yet registered for the 2018 season please do so as we are about to start putting our teams together! Click here to register Training this year will be held at the Baseball Diamond behind the Willoughby Leisure Centre, Small Street Willoughby. Training will be on Fridays from 4 pm – 5 […]

Sydney Swans see AFL future in synthetic grass

Training on synthetic surfaces will be part of the AFL’s future, according to John Longmire, who’s trialling the concept this pre-season. The Sydney coach had his players train on the fake grass of Blackman Park in Lane Cove West on Tuesday and believes the concept had their support. “The boys have loved it and I […]

How to Claim the $100 Active Kids Voucher for your Wildcats Registration?

If you are yet to complete your Willoughby Wildcats registration for season 2018, we are excited to advise that the NSW Government through their Active Kids program is offering an Active Kids rebate whereby parents can claim up to $100 per NSW-based school child, per calendar year, as a voucher to reduce the cost of sport registration or membership […]

Academy: Gabila aims for the sky

At the start of each football season, QBE Sydney Swans Academy member Kale Gabila writes down his short-term and long-term goals. This year, he wanted to make the Combined Independent Schools representative team and earn a spot in the Academy’s elite benchmark training program that started last month. Tick and tick. His third goal was […]