Anthony • 15 mins

Touch Football

Competition Venue

Adelaide Shores, Military Road and West Beach Road, West Beach.

Please note - the venue for Touch Football has been moved from Tampawardii (Park 24) to Adelaide Shores. Shuttle bus services will now run from the CBD to Adelaide Shores.

For map of venue click here

Age Groups 

  • 12 Years and Under Boys
  • 12 Years and Under Girls
  • 15 Years and Under Boys
  • 15 Years and Under Girls

Technical Delegate

Keith Graham
Touch Football National Secretary, School Sport Australia
Email: kgrah25@eq.edu.au

 

DAY DATE 12 YEARS AND UNDER BOYS AND GIRLS 15 YEARS AND UNDER BOYS AND GIRLS
1 Saturday, 2 December Team arrival and training         Pre-Event Meeting, 6:00pm Team arrival and training         Pre-Event Meeting 6:00pm
2 Sunday, 3 December Competition
Opening Ceremony
Competition
Opening Ceremony
3 Monday, 4 December Competition Competition
4 Tuesday, 5 December Competition Competition
5 Wednesday, 6 December Education Excursion Competition
6 Thursday, 7 December Competition Education Excursion
7 Friday, 8 December Competition                              Pre-Event Meeting, 4:00pm Competition                              Pre-Event Meeting, 4:00pm
8 Saturday, 9 December Competition
Closing Ceremony, 3:15pm
Competition
Closing Ceremony, 3:15pm

It is compulsory for all competing and officiating students to attend the Educational Excursion. This year at the Pacific School Games the Educational Excursion will have two components.

Component 1 - Will be a session at the University of Adelaide which will provide a fun, informative and interactive session. More details to come.

Component 2 - Either before or after component 1, each team will travel to a chosen sport to support their fellow state/territory teams. They will also receive an educational session on that particular sport and hear from a high achiever in the sport.

Dates

12 years and under on Wednesday 6th of December

15 years and under on Thursday 7th of December

For the full touch football schedule Click Here

At the conclusion of each days play results will be posted on the Pacific School Games website as well as our app.

All participating students will take part in Opening and Closing Ceremonies.

The Opening Ceremony will be at the Adelaide Showgrounds on the afternoon of Sunday, December 3, 2017. All States, Territories and International teams will parade on to the arena to their chosen song. To read more about the Opening Ceremony click here.

Each sport will have their own Closing Ceremony where all teams will be recognised for their performance during the week. The top three placed teams in both age groups will be presented medals. The Closing Ceremony for both age groups will be conducted at the conclusion of the last match on Saturday, 9 December, 2017.

There will be a boys and girls 15 Years and Under All Australian team selected. All selected players will be rewarded with a plaque for their selection in the team.

School Sport Australia Touch Football Rules and Guidelines

School Sport Australia Policy and Guidelines

Click here to view the School Sport Australia Policy and Guidelines.

Social Media, Website, Live Streaming
Join the conversation with all the PSG community online and get all the news!
When you are posting make sure you use the PSG Hashtags #PSG17 & #Adelaide.

Instagram- @pacificschoolgames
Facebook- Facebook.com/PacificSchoolGames
Twitter- @PSGSSA
Snapchat - psgadelaide
* Use the appropriate icon as the lead for the above social media apps
The Pacific School Games website http://pacificschoolgames.edu.au/ has all the information you will need before and during the PSG.

Watch all the action live:
Touch Football will be live streamed on You Tube from 9.00am – 1.00pm on Sunday 3 December and Saturday 9 December. Highlights from Saturday 9 December will also be aired on You Tube and Facebook.

PSG App
The PSG App will be a key source of information during the Games with constant updates of photos, stories and schedules.
The free app is designed to deliver all the latest Games news direct to parents, student athletes, coaches, team managers and fans.
Follow your chosen sport easily with information about the rules, venue facilities, and location, plus the full schedule. This includes the full details on when each sport is being live streamed. All results will be made available as soon as they are verified.

Full details regarding the informative sessions held at the University of Adelaide with the education program presented by the University of Adelaide, ASADA, AOC and the PSG Ambassadors.

Click Here for the full Touch Football training schedule.