All abilities soccer day

The all abilities soccer carnival is back in Wangaratta for 2019. Schools, disability service providers and soccer clubs are invited for a fun day of short soccer matches. The day is hosted by the Wangaratta City Football Club. Matches will be played on reduced sized pitches.

Click here to register your organisation.

Date: Thursday, 27 June 2019

Time: 10:30am – 1:30pm (TBC)

Location: South Wangaratta Reserve, Shanley St, Wangaratta

Cost: Free

Questions: Contact us

Register: Click here

All abilities sports at YMCA Wangaratta

YMCA Wangaratta is hosting a range of all abilities sports during term 2. Participants will learn new skills and stay active.

Sports: Basketball, netball and pickleball, varied to the group’s interests
Where: YMCA Wangaratta, Wangaratta Indoor Sports & Aquatic Centre, H.P. Barr Reserve, Schilling Drive, Wangaratta
Date: Fridays, 26 April to 21 June
Time: 5:15pm-6:15pm
Cost: $5 per person per week

For more info, contact Chaye Crimmins at YMCA Wangaratta (5722 1723 or wangaratta@ymca.org.au).

Concussion in sport

Concerns about concussion in sport are on the rise. With the news of a local soccer player sitting out the rest of the season due to concussion, it’s important to consider what your club is doing to protect its players.

Sports Medicine Australia has resources your club can use to recognise, treat and minimise incidences of concussion on the field. Check them out below.

Concussion overview

Sport Fact Sheets: Breakdown of individual sports offering advice on how to prevent concussion

Sports Medicine Australia Concussion in Sport Policy