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2022 Registrations Now Open

We are excited to announce that Junior, Youth and Senior Registrations for 2022 are now open!
HOW TO REGISTER FOR THE 2022 SEASON
Registrations Open: 8th February 2022
Registrations Close: 20th March 2022
The club continues to use Friendly Manager as our registration system. For those who haven't registered any children or themselves through this system since 2019, please click on the New Member button. If you registered with us last season, or you have registered children, please click on the Existing Member button. Go to our registration page to register.
2022 SEASON DATES
The 2022 season is kicking off later than usual, this was a decision made by Northern Region Football (NRF) in conjunction with the council and other leading sporting codes to help with managing use of sports facilities throughout the year.
Inhouse Junior (5th - 12th Grade)
6th May - 25th September 2022
NRF Community Junior (9th - 12th Grade)
7th May - 24th September 2022
Season Dates are subject to NRF changes
NRF Community Youth (13th - 19th Grade)
7th May - 24th September 2022
NRF Championship Youth (13th - 17th Grade)
1st May - 25th September 2022
NRFL Youth Mixed (13th - 17th Grade)
3rd April - 25th September 2022
NRFL Youth Girls (13th - 16th Grade)
2nd April - 24th September 2022
PLAYER IDENTIFICATION 
Player ID Sessions are for those players in 8th - 19th grade who have aspirations to play in a development team and/or be placed in a team alongside players of the same age and skill level.
All players are welcome to attend, have some fun and play a range of games, often small-sided, that allows them to demonstrate their skills.
Sessions will be running from 8th Feb - 27th March. For more information specific to your grade and to confirm your attendance please click here.
Players whose priority is to play with friends (or stay in the same teams as in 2021) should not attend these Player ID sessions but instead will be placed in teams by their grade coordinator. Grade Coordinators will finalise these teams once players are registered and any playing preferences have been received.
Click here for the list of Grade Coordinators:
SKILLS CENTRE
Western Springs host our own Skill Centre providing kids from 5 to 12 years with opportunities to develop key technical skills and decision making in a series of sessions throughout each term.
The focus is on having fun and learning in a safe environment alongside other players of a similar age. The Springs Skill Centre runs throughout 4 terms of the school year with the 2022 programme starting from Monday 21st February.
Leading coaches include our Head of Junior & Youth Football (Andy Vernon) and other club male and female coaches who are educated up to the NZF Advanced Junior Level 3. Click here for more info and bookings.
VACCINE PASS INFORMATION
Please note the current guidance from New Zealand Football (NZF) and Northern Region Football (NRF) to clubs is that players who are 12 years, 3 months+, coaches, managers, officials and volunteers will require vaccination certificates (or a medical exemption) to participate in football this year.
The club will need to adhere to this guidance, therefore, only players who have shared their My Vaccine Pass with the club through the Friendly Manager system, can take part in the 2022 season.
As Friendly Manager is integrated with the national database, COMET, there is no requirement for you to do anything further once this has been completed.
We would encourage all members to register and upload their My Vaccine Pass as soon as possible.
The process for uploading vaccine passports onto Friendly Manager should take 2-3 minutes. The vaccine passport is not held in Friendly Manager but specific details (the person’s name, date of birth, valid from date and expiry date) are recorded so a club administrator can verify it belongs to the person.
  1. Login to Friendly Manager by clicking here 
  2. Click on the relevant player in the family
  3. Click on the Vaccine Pass header
  4. Follow instructions to upload
  5. The Vaccine Pass symbol will turn from red to yellow, and then once verified by a club administrator change to green. You will only be contacted by a club administrator if the details uploaded do not match the correct person on Friendly Manager.
For any questions about My Vaccine Pass uploads please contact:
Operations Manager: Kelly Bolus - operations@wsafc.org.nz
DONATIONS
This season, members have the option to assist our Player Support Fund. The fund enables members in our local community to play football, who may not have otherwise played due to the financial commitment required. In 2021, our Player Support fund was able to assist 44 junior and youth members at Springs. Please consider making a donation if you are in a position to do so.
WSAFC MERCHANDISE
We are excited to introduce WSAFC branded products for purchase this season. These include:
  • Personalised Face Masks (available in Black or Green)
  • Umbrellas
  • Drink Bottles (customised with your initials and/or number)
Orders for these products will take 4-6 weeks as they come from an overseas supplier. Members will be contacted once the items are ready for collection from the club.
For any questions about Merchandise please contact:
Operations Manager: Kelly Bolus - operations@wsafc.org.nz

We look forward to welcoming you back to Seddon Fields in the near future!