Development Days

2008 Northern Knights Junior Football Clinic

The Northern Knights Junior Football Clinic is back for 2008. With coaching from Northern Knights players and AFL players such as Matthew Kreuzer, Trent Cotchin, Heath Shaw, Rhyce Shaw, Adam Pattison plus a variety Western Bulldogs players the clinic is bound to be a great success. Download flyer in here.more

2008 Level 1 Coaching Course Dates

Dates for the Level 1 Coaching Courses.more


The Northern Knights are running a two day football clinic on July 2 and 3 for kids aged between 6-13. Download the flier for more details.more

AFL Victoria Train Smart DVD

AFL Victoria has added to its suite of resources for community, school and talent program coaches recently by producing the TRAIN SMART DVD. For more information on the TRAIN SMART DVD click for full story where you can download the media release and the order form.more

Northern AFCA website

Click here for details about the Northern AFCA websitemore

Effective coaching

A presentation on effective coaching.more

Communication Strategies for Children

A presentation on strategies in communicating with children by Leigh Brown.more

Northern Region Level 1 Coaches Course

Northern Region Level 1 Coaches Course begins on May 7.more

What TAC Cup clubs are looking for in a player

A presentation ran by Northern Knights Development Manager, Simon Dalrymple on what TAC Cup clubs are looking for in a player.more

Football in school sponsorship opportunity


Excel @ Footy coaching program

Excel @ footy is a coaching clinic aimed at 7-17 year olds. The ten week program includes one session with Kangaroos two time Best + Fairest winner and two time All Australian, Brent Harvey.more

Characteristics of youth players

Detailed presentation on dealing with adolescents.more

Planning presentation

This is a presentation on how to plan for a football team. It includes important points on training and preparation for pre season, in season and off season.more

Kicking in Australian Football

A very detailed and in depth break down of how to kick a football.more

Kicking activity sheet + correction chart

Activities designed to improve different areas of a players kicking technique. Also includes a kicking correction chart to help identify problems in different kicking techniques, as well as solutions to correct those problems.more

Growth and development presentation

Important presentation about the growth and development of young children, not just as football players but as people. Will give coaches great assistance in communicating and deadling with kids of all ages.more

Fitness and injury prevention presentation

Presentation on fitness and injury prevention in football.more
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