2017 Coach Education

The New Zealand Football Coach Education Pathway has courses available at all levels of the game including Junior, Youth and Senior. Each course provides coaches with age appropriate learning to enhance their players experience and development in the game. Find out more about each course and what it offers by […]

Gear now available from Kitman.co.nz

We want to let you know Island Bay United AFC have a new uniform and gear supplier Kitman. Kitman provide all IBU gear requirements and offer a great selection of Nike apparel with free delivery direct to your door.  They offer a great service with competitive prices and purchasing via the site will also […]

Hale and hearty at IBU

In case you missed it over the summer, here is a great yarn from Stuff / DomPost about football participation at IBU. Represent… (Click through to next page to get the link to the full story.)

Flames Rank Highly in Taupo

The IBU Flames squad had a great run in the national McCartney Tournament in Taupo with a second place (on goal difference) in the Girls U15 comp. An unfortunate Phoenix-like draw at the wrong stage left them needing 10 goals in the final game to come top, and they were running hot […]

Futsal Nationals & Talent Centre News

Some of the best young talent of the IBU Juniors have been achieving at high level in the past few weeks. With several players chosen in the Capital Federation Futsal squads  for the July Nationals, Darren Yong and Ruairi Meredith put on a great show in U-12 Capital Yellow, which won the nationals against […]

Great performances at Wynton Rufer 2016

A number of teams recently competed at the Wynton Rufer tournament. 11th Grade Sharks There was a mix of eager anticipation and trepidation, as the team was in the ‘A’ roster, stacked with teams from the Premier League A division. The weather forecast was not encouraging, but in the end […]

28 May – All junior football cancelled

All junior football in Wellington, Hutt Valley, Wairarapa and Kapiti has been cancelled today due to heavy rain overnight and threat of thunderstorms. Please note that individual fixtures will not be updated – this is a general cancellation for all grades. more information can be found on Capital Football’s website. […]

Mark Paston Keeper sessions **Tuesday 5:30-6pm added**

Due to massive demand, Mark has added Tuesday 5:30-6pm for Term 2. To book sessions, select a ticket for the dates and times you would like to attend. Get in quick because these sessions are VERY popular. Click here to book

IBU Juniors at the Eastbourne Tournament 2016

A few Island Bay United teams played at Williams Park in Days Bay at the second annual Eastbourne tournament. Thanks to Stephen Moore and Belinda Bryant for their reports 12th Grade Sharks It was a superb day in Eastbourne for the 12th Grade Sharks to take on some of the region’s top […]

Mark Paston Keeper Academy – Winter 2016

Mark Paston’s keeper sessions continue to help all of those aspiring Island Bay goal keepers. Each lesson lasts 30 minutes. Due to massive demand, Mark has added Tuesday 5:30-6pm for Term 3. To book sessions, select a ticket for the dates and times you would like to attend. Get in quick because these sessions […]