SPDP – Term 3
Jul22

SPDP – Term 3

Matamata-Piako, Thames Valley and South Waikato youngsters can sign up now for the term 3 Swifts Player Development Programme (SPDP). The SPDP is being run by the Ricki Herbert Football Academy in partnership with Matamata Swifts AFC. Players can sign up HERE. You don’t need to play for Matamata Swifts to sign up for the SPDP. It is open to footballers and non-footballers alike. Details for Term 3, 2019 Training days: Mondays Term...

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Swifts July School Holiday Programme
Jul03

Swifts July School Holiday Programme

Tuesday July 16 to Friday July 19 This is a fun football and physical literacy programme open boys and girls of all ability levels – footballers and non-footballers alike. Holiday camp details: Venue: Matamata Domain. Times: 9am to 3pm daily. Cost: $30 per day or $100 for all four days. Ages: boys and girls aged from 6 to 13 years. Players to bring: training gear including football boots and indoor shoes (depending on numbers...

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CANCELLATIONS – June 1
May31

CANCELLATIONS – June 1

Our June 1 Mini-Kickers session has been cancelled due to the conditions and expected bad weather. Enjoy the long weekend and we’ll see you all again next weekend.   VENUE CHANGE: the Waharoa Transport Swifts Reserves’ match against Tauranga City on June 1 has been moved to Matamata College. Kick-off is still at 12.30pm.

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Goalkeeper Training
May07

Goalkeeper Training

We are pleased to add a goalkeeper development programme to our player development programme. Comag Matamata Swifts Goalkeeper (and WaiBOP Football FDO) Seamus Casey will run these sessions, which are open to any junior or youth player interested in some specialised goalkeeper training. Goalkeeper Development Programme Dates: Thursdays – May 16 to June 27, 2019. Training time: all ages 5pm to 6pm. Venue: Pohlen Park. Cost: $75....

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SPDP – Term 2
May04

SPDP – Term 2

Matamata-Piako, Thames Valley and South Waikato youngsters can sign up now for the term 2 Swifts Player Development Programme (SPDP). The SPDP is being run by the Ricki Herbert Football Academy in partnership with Matamata Swifts AFC. Players can sign up HERE. You don’t need to play for Matamata Swifts to sign up for the SPDP. It is open to footballers and non-footballers alike. Details for Term 2, 2019 (ages 6-14) Training days:...

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Mini-Kickers Muster
Apr03

Mini-Kickers Muster

Our first muster for the 2019 Mini-Kickers programme is this Saturday, April 6, at the Matamata Domain – from 9am to 10am. If you haven’t registered your child for Mini-Kickers yet you can do so HERE or at the muster on Saturday. The Mini-Kickers programme is for players aged 4 to 7. You’ll find out all you need to know about this programme HERE.

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2019 Junior Football Teams
Mar28

2019 Junior Football Teams

We are pleased to announce our junior 8th to 13th/14th grade teams for the 2019 season. We have done our best to accommodate as many requests as possible while also attempting to ensure the players are at the appropriate age and ability level to help with their enjoyment. If you have any questions, please contact us on admin@matamataswifts.com. Teams are listed below and, please note, they may be subject to change. But first: Coaches:...

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2019 Junior Football Registration
Feb27

2019 Junior Football Registration

Yes! It’s here. 2019 Junior football registration is now open. Click HERE to register.

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Ricki Herbert Comes To Matamata
Feb07

Ricki Herbert Comes To Matamata

The Matamata Domain will host the Ricki Herbert Football Academy’s (RHFA) newest football development programme, with the first session scheduled for Monday February 25. Herbert, the ex-All White and Wellington Phoenix coach, has partnered with Matamata Swifts AFC to introduce his Academy’s programme to the Eastern Waikato region. In doing so, the opportunity now exists for local Matamata-Piako, Thames Valley and South Waikato...

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Swifts Player Development Programme
Feb03

Swifts Player Development Programme

Matamata-Piako, Thames Valley and South Waikato youngsters can sign up now for the new Swifts Player Development Programme (SPDP). The SPDP is being run by the Ricki Herbert Football Academy in partnership with Matamata Swifts AFC. Players can sign up HERE. You don’t need to play for Matamata Swifts to sign up for the SPDP. It is open to footballers and non-footballers alike. Details for Term 1, 2019 (ages 6-14) Training days:...

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