It’s that time of the year when school starts back and your child (or you) wants to be involved in Saturday or Sunday sports. Here’s the low-down on how to get involved with a Lane Cove Sporting Club.
The NSW Government’s Active Kids vouchers are now available. Parents, guardians and carers can apply for a voucher valued up to $100 per calendar year for each student enrolled in school. The voucher can be used towards your registration. Apply online and you will be given a voucher number which you can then use when you register.
Recommended (but not limited) to children aged 5-9.
Games and training are held on Sunday mornings at Blackman Park.
Under 9’s and up
Children play in age groups from U9 upwards. Both boys and girls teams are available.
The Cats play in the AFL Sydney Junior competition, with games held on Sunday mornings. Training is held on Wed/Thu afternoons.
Youth Girls AFL
The Lane Cove Cats enter teams in the Greater Sydney Juniors AFL competition. More information on the GSJ can be found at www.aflgsj.com.au.
In 2019 they plan to have teams playing in Under 10YG, Under 12YG and Under 14YG divisions.
Tiny Tigers Ages 4 -6
Tiny Tigers is a fun active introduction to junior league. Designed to healthy attitudes and fundamental movement skills like catching, passing, hand-eye coordination and balance in a safe and super fun team environment. Our 5 week program is led by qualified Kickstart coaches and through fun games kids also fine tune skills in listening, understanding and responding to instructions. And have a heap of fun with their new footy mates!
It is a 5 week program and starts Tuesday 26th Feb 2019 at 4pm 0n Tantallon Oval, Lane Cove. The session length is 45 mins.
Registration: $50 and includes training jersey Or $100 and includes 5 week Tiny Tigers program + 2019 registration to play junior league in U6s, Club jersey, shorts and socks to keep, Telstra NRL season pass, North Sydney Bears home game pass and player insurance.
Click here to register: https://bit.ly/2AzHvL4
Boys and Girls Ages 4 – 15
Ages 4 – 15 Boys and Girls welcome. Game Days: Saturday, Round 1 starts 6th April 2019Training Days: Tuesday @ Tantallon Oval, starts March 2019Click here to register: https://bit.ly/2AzHvL4
Lane Cove Tigers Girls League Tag Team
Seeking expressions of interest for girls aged 10 – 13
Non-contact, fast paced and highly skilled ball game based on rugby league rules.
Registrations: $100 (free with the Active Kids voucher!)
Includes Jersey, Shorts, Socks, Telstra NRL Season Pass*, Free entry to all North Sydney Bears home games, player insurance and a season of fun with your footy mates.
Click here to register: https://bit.ly/2AzHvL4
Lane Cove Tigers Junior Rugby League will be in the Lane Cove Plaza Saturday 2nd and 9th February 2019.
Try before you register – Free Come & Try Days on Monday 18th Feb 5pm – 6pm at Tantallon Oval, Lane Cove. All welcome ages 4 – 15 boys and girls. Girls can try out the new League Tag Team comp.
With a proud 80 year history, Lane Cove Football Club is the largest football (soccer) club in the Lane Cove area. Lane Cove FC provides opportunities for players of all skill levels and ages. Their teams range from Under 6’s in the MiniRoos competition to Over 45’s in the senior Men’s competition, with strong representation in the Girls and Women’s competitions. Any questions on women’s football get in touch with Linda (Over 35s) and Sarah (All Age) via [email protected]
Returning players can also register at any time here. If anyone has any questions regarding registration or requires assistance with the registration process, they can call the club on (02) 9431 8648 or email [email protected].
Lane Cove Football Clubs will be visiting Lane Cove Plaza on Saturday 2nd and 9th February 2019 for their annual winter season registrations. The LCFC will be there to answer all your questions. Whether you’re a brand new player, or returning player drop by and say hi!
- Registrations for the 2019 season open in January 2019.
- Prices range from $165 to $245 (depending on your age group). A family discount is available with every second child $15 off and third child $15 off.
- There are approximately 14 rounds of rugby.
- Registration days in Lane Cove Plaza on 2nd and 9th February.
- Pre-season starts on 23rd February.
- Try Rugby for new players is on 8th and 15th February, 4:30 to 5:30pm at Tantallon.
- The season starts on 29th March 2019.
• Mighty 5′s (U5) is touch not tackle with a focus on fun & skills; there is no training. Play Saturdays.
• Minis (U6 – U9) play Saturdays from end of March until the end of August.
• U6 – U7 is touch not tackle; U8 – U9 is modified versions of rugby focusing on safety.
• Minis participate in gala days and rugby tours.
• Players receive shorts, socks, training top, a backpack & free entry to Waratahs home games!
• Juniors (U10 – U16) play Sundays (and occasional Fridays) from the end of March until the end of August – 14 rounds plus finals.
• Representative opportunities with Gordon Junior Rugby.
• U14s do a fantastic tour to New Zealand.
• Access to coaching from Gordon Rugby Club coaches and players.
• Players receive shorts, socks, training top & free entry to Waratahs home games!
There is also Girls only 7s and 15s competitions available including the 7s competitions which run for 7 weeks on Saturday evenings in term 1 and term 2/3. Lane Cove Junior Rugby is keen to get as many girls involved as possible. If you are keen to play please email [email protected] and provide your name, age, mobile, email and preference – 7s or 15s.
You can register online here.
Don’t let the kids have all the fun. Relive your glory days and play for LCRU – New and returning players are invited to Lane Cove Rugby Registration Day on Sunday February 3 at the Longueville Sporting Club ‘The Diddy’ from 2 pm -6 pm.
Get down to the Longueville Sporting Club for the launch of the 2019 season for Lane Cove Rugby. This will be an informal get together for all current and new players, coaches and supporters to enjoy a beer and get pumped up for the season ahead.
Lane Cove Rugby is always looking for additional people to support the running and administration of the club. If you are wanting to get involved and supporting grass-roots rugby within the Lane Cove community, they would love you to get in contact with them either on the day or prior through [email protected]
A community sports club in Greenwich with teams in Mixed and Women’s Football, Kids MiniRoos and Mixed Junior Football, Girl’s Junior Football, Kids NetSetGo, Junior Girls Netball and Seniors Netball.
Registration for then 2019 Football and Netball seasons is now open.
Chatswood Rangers Sports Club is seeking registrations for its Junior and Senior Football and Junior and Senior Netball teams.
· Junior Netball from U7 to U15
· Senior Netball from 16 years+
· Junior Football from U6 to U18, including both Girl’s and Mixed football
· Senior Football from 18 years+, including both Men’s and Women’s Football
We often get asked about Netball clubs in Lane Cove (by both senior and junior players). It is not uncommon for junior netball to be played with a school team.
Willoughby United Netball Club
Willoughby United Netball club is a community club welcoming players from age 7 and up to play in the Northern Suburbs competition in either Net Set Go (ages 7 – 9), Juniors (10- 15) or Seniors (16+). We train every Wednesday evening at Willoughby Leisure Centre on the outdoor courts, 5-6pm for players aged 7 – 12 years; 6-7pm for 13 – 15 years and 7-8pm for seniors (16+) commencing Feb 6th. We cater for players of all ages and playing standards. As a community club we welcome players from many schools around the lower north shore and beyond and it is a great way to meet new friends and learn new skills. . All registrations can be done via our website willoughbyunited.nsw.netball.com.au and close on February 6th. We will also be holding an information session for any new players interested in finding out more on Saturday 2nd Feb at the Willoughby Leisure Centre outdoor lower netball courts between 9-11am. For further information please contact us via email [email protected] or check our website.
Lane Cove Public School Netball Seniors
Lane Cove Public School Senior Netball (for 18 plus) have spots left. Registration closes on 4th February 2019 so if you are interested please email LCPS Netball President Belinda Bernstein at [email protected] for more information.
The Ryde Hunters Hill Hockey Club has a proud history of Lane Cove Players including some Australian Kookaburras. If you would like to play hockey you can sign up to play here.
Most junior basketball is organised through local schools. If your child’s school does not have a team or ir you are want to join a team, just click on this page. There is now a full sized basketball/netball court at the Kingsford Smith Oval.
Lane Cove Swim Club (LCSC) is a non-profit community swimming club based at Lane Cove Aquatic Centre. LCSC promotes swimming in Lane Cove at every level from recreational and fitness to elite athlete squad training for competition at local, statewide and national swimming meets. LCSC is one of the oldest swimming clubs in Australia. LCSC core activity is their Saturday morning club that conducts friendly races from 7 – 9 am in summer. Saturday morning club is a friendly social gathering for the whole family from infants to grandparents. Adults of all ages take the opportunity to race with squad swimmers and younger swimmers. It is common to see 80 year olds racing with 8 year olds.
If you want to join the Lane Cove Swim Club, just press the JOIN NOW icon on the Lane Cove Swim Club’s home page. This will direct you through the registration process with Swimming NSW and Lane Cove Swim Club. If you need assistance or further information you can Email the club here. The Lane Cove Swim Club’s major sponsor is Aussie Lane Cove.
If you would like to know more about Tennis in Lane Cove just click here.
If you are interested in other extra curricular activities for your child such as Tae Kwon Doe, music, art etc you can find out more here.
If you are looking for activities for kids between 0 – 5 click here.
If you or your child is playing sport, make sure you invest in a Mouth Guard.
Did you know more than 5 million teeth are knocked out during sporting activities every year? What is even worse is that it’s estimated between 30% and 50% of these injuries could have been prevented or would have been less severe had a mouthguard been worn.
If we have missed a Lane Cove Sports Club registration day please let us know. If your club would like more exposure, contact us at [email protected].
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