Funskills & U7s

For boys and girls turning 5, 6, or 7 in 2024

The season starts on Saturday 6th of April, and will run for 18 rounds.

Not only will the children obtain premier league-level coaching, but it will also provide team coaches an opportunity to learn the skills.

Session Details

  1. This is an in-house program and is run on Field 1 every Saturday for 18 weeks.
  2. The session will commence at 8:00 am. Please make sure your team arrives 20 minutes before the session starts.
  3. Our coaches will run their skills program every second week, starting from the 13th of April. Every alternating week will comprise 4 x 10-minute matches with 3-minute breaks in between.
  4. Games are non-competitive (no results are recorded). The team of 9 – 11 players will split into two smaller teams of 4 or 6 when playing the match. No goalkeepers are required. Please Note the volunteer coaches will be running the matches on these weekends.
  5. At the end of each match weekend session, coaches will gather the team together and select a player of the week (the club will supply a trophy). The trophy must be returned by the player each weekend.
  6. The jerseys will be supplied to each team at the beginning of the Round 1 session and must be returned at the end of the season. For new players to the club, shorts, Shin pads, and socks can be purchased from Field 1 Canteen. Players must wear shin pads during the session.
  7. During the first 5 weeks of the session, Funskills and U7s teams will not be asked to volunteer for BBQ and Canteen. Once duty commences in week 6, a team will be rostered for each week. Each team must volunteer two parents for the Canteen and two for the BBQ.  The rostered team will need to volunteer from 8 am till 9:30 am at the canteen.
  8. Wet Weather Days. The CHUFC Website and Facebook page will display when the fields are closed in wet weather. Usually, they will be updated as late as 5 pm Friday. On a Saturday, if the website states the fields are open, and it is raining, the club will review the field conditions at 8:00 am and update the website and Facebook accordingly.
  9. Field Layout – The layout will utilise Field 1 divided into 10 SSG (Small Sided Game) fields; please see attached. Fields 1 – 4 will be reserved for Funskills teams, and Fields 5 – 10 will be reserved for U7s teams.
  10. On match days, each will be responsible for setting up the field they are allocated to. At the end of the Match weekend session the coaches have awarded the player of the week trophies, can I ask the coaches to assist in field pack up.
  11. Our coaches will run round 1, so they will manage the field setup and pack-up.
  12. Please note that only the players, managers, and coaches are allowed on the field during the session. All other parents must view the session from behind the fence.

Register for 2024 Winter Season!

2024 WINTER SEASON
FUNSKILLS & U7S PLAYER REGISTRATION INFORMATION SHEET

Mixed Competitions (Saturday)

In 2024, CHUFC will have mixed teams as listed below:

  • A maximum of 8 x Funskills teams:

  • For boys and girls turning 5 or 6 in 2024.
  • Played in-house at Fred Caterson Reserve Field 1.
  • Every Saturday morning, 8.00 am to 8.45 am.
  • Small Sided Field (SSF) format, with 10-12 players per team.
  • Each team splits into two weekly for their game versus another CHUFC Funskills team.
  • A maximum of 8 teams in the 7-year-old age group:

  • For boys and girls turning 7 in 2024.
  • Played in-house at Fred Caterson Reserve Field 1.
  • Every Saturday morning, 8.00 am to 9.00 am.
  • Small-sided field (SSF) format, with a max 8-10 players per team.
  • Each team splits into two weekly for their game versus another CHUFC 7s team.

2024  FEE SCHEDULE

  • Funskills                                                                                                $185
  • 7-year-old Age Group                                                                          $185

Family Discounts

A discount will apply when a family has 3 or more players who reside at the same address registering with the club. The 3rd and subsequent players from the same family will receive a 50% discount off registration (the discount is applicable to fees for the youngest player).

To qualify, you must pay in full online and send the club a request for a refund of the discount.

Please note that registrations will not be accepted without full payment. This is important as only registered players can participate in team formation.

Our Come and Try Day will be held on March 16th at 8:30 a.m. at Fred Caterson Reserve Field #1.

Funskills – Team Formation Only– March 23, 2024 at 8:30 am
7s – Team Formation Only- March 23, 2024 at 9:15 am