Futsal Term 4 2017

Futsal kicks off in Term 4 at the ASB Centre in Evans Bay.

What can the club offer?

  • help with initial organization & registration of your team; either for already formed teams or for individuals who wish to be put in a team
  • an IBU Shirt to play in

What about Coaching?

The club don’t currently have the resources to provide coaches so we would like parents to step into the coach & manager roles for the 6 weeks.

Capital Football offer Futsal coaching courses and we have aligned the club with the Project Futsal Academy for the keen futsal player looking to grow their skills and fitness.

What does the club ask in return?

Simply that IBU appear in your name; for instance IBU South Coasters

What do I need you to do?

After reading the material below please email me your

  1. player name
  2. their year of birth
  3. the name of their IBU Winter team

& then let us know if you are:

  1. keen – If you already have a team organized please let me know who else is in the team
  2. undecided
  3. not interested

Where do we play?
ASB Sports Centre, Kilbirnie

What are the dates? 

Sunday afternoons  

Round                   Date                     

1                              October 29th
2                              November 5th
3                              November 12th

No Game             November 19th

4                              November 26th
5                              December 3rd
6                              December 10th

What are the Game Times?

Between 12 noon & 4 pm.

How long are the games?

  • Two halves of 20 minutes

Which Age Grade would we play in?

  • Players born in 2008 & 2009 play in the Under 9 Grade
  • Players born in 2006 & 2007 play in the Under 11 Grade
  • Players born in 2004 & 2005 play in the Under 13 Grade

Note girls can play 1 grade down if they wish

Which Section would be appropriate for my team?

  • Teams need to select whether they want to enter in the A, B or C section of their grade during the registration process.
  • From there teams will play the first two rounds as grading games to ensure competitive fixtures going forward.
  • As a rule of thumb if your team is new to Futsal they should be initially entered into the C grade.

What is a good Squad Size?

  • 7-8 players is ideal
  • At any one time time 5 players are on the court; 4 in the outfield and a goal keeper.
  • Players are freely rotated during the game.

What is the Cost?

$250/squad size… so $36 each for 7 players & $31 each for 8 players etc.

What about referees?

Referees are provided by Capital Football

If you have any queries please let us know by mailing futsal@ibujuniors.org.nz