AFL FOR KIDS

Auskick - AFL for Kids
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NAB AFL Auskick is all about boys and girls having fun and learning the skills of Australian Rules football. The quality of the children’s experience all comes down to the parents & coaches. Here you’ll find some great coaching tips and ideas for activities to run at your Auskick centre to make sure all the kids have a great time! These activities are also great for kids to practice at home with their parents to master their skills. The activities are divided into the different key skill groups, and can be viewed in video form, or printed and taken to follow at your next Auskick session!

Leap & Land

A fun activity for kids to practice jumping off one foot - an important skill in marking the ball.

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Hoppo Boppo

A fun activity for kids to practice their hopping skills and improve their balance.

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Bounce & Roll

A fun activity for kids to practice their bouncing skills and improve their agility.

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Leap & Rolling Relay

A highly active activity for kids to work on their agility and movement skills.

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Under & Over

A fun game for kids to work together on their agility and movement skills.

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Circle Pickup

A simple activity for kids to work together and practice picking up the ball.

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Moving Ball Pickup

A fun activity for kids to hone their ability to stop and pick up a moving ball.

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Dribbling

A fun activity for kids to practice controlling the football on the ground.

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Rob The Nest

A great game for kids to work together and compete while practicing picking up and running with the ball.

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Tunnelball

A fun game for kids to work together on their ball control on the ground.

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Partner Handball

A basic activity for kids to hone their handballing skills with a parent or friend.

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Handball Lanes

A fun activity for kids to work on their handballing and catching.

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Circle Dodge Ball

A fun and active game that encourages kids to work on their handballing and catching while having lots of fun.

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Astride Ball

A great activity for kids to work on their handballing accuracy and compete with their friends.

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Progressive Spry

A highly active game working on handballing and catching.

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Goal Kicking

A great activity for kids to hone their goal kicking accuracy.

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Drop Punt Mark

A fun activity for kids to work on their kicking, marking and handballing skills.

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Step Kick

A basic activity for kids to hone their kicking and marking skills.

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Kick To Target

An activity for kids to practice picking up the ball and kick to a target.

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Mark & Goalkick

A fun activity for kids to compete for a mark and have a shot for goal.

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Overhead Mark

A great actvity for kids to hone their overhead marking and handballing skills.

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Mark On The Run

A fun activity that encourages kids to practice marking the ball on the run.

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Catch & Run

A fun activity for kids to practice catching the football.

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Mr Sleepy Head

A fun and active game that allows kids to practice their marking and concentration skills.

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Semi Circle Catch

A basic game that helps kids practice catching the football.

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AFL Auskick Grid Game

A chance for kids to form two teams and play a game of footy! A great chance for kids to put the skills they've learnt into practice.

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Bouncing The Ball

A fun activity for kids to learn and practice the skill of bouncing the football.

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Umpire Throws

A great activity for kids to work in pairs to practice their umpire throws and catching skills.

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What's the time

A fun game for kids to practice the art of ruckwork.

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