NTC Challenge: Trial Date Change

Please note the third trial date for selection in the Under 15 NTC Challenge squad has been pushed back a week from July 23. The trial will now be held at Wentworth Park on July 30 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm.

Trial Dates

Monday 17th of July – Northern Players – Launceston, Churchill Park – 6pm-7.30pm

Wednesday 19th of July – Southern Players – Glenorchy, KGV 5.45 – 7.15pm

Sunday 30th of July – Combined Trial – Venue: Wentworth Park, Clarence, Time: 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Players are encouraged to attend as many trials in their region as possible but are not required to attend all trials.  Players should indicate on the nomination form the trials that they will attend.

Players who are unable to attend the trials due to exceptional circumstances but who wish to be considered for selection and can demonstrate that they can meet the training and pre-competition preparation requirements, should indicate their wish to be considered by completing the appropriate section of the nomination form.

All players wishing to be considered for selection must meet the following age criteria and fully understand the training, tournament and cost details.

U15 NTC Challenge for Boys Details

Australian Institute of Sport, Canberra, ACT

October 15th – 20th

Cost: approximately $1800

Training details

Following selection players will be required to train in their regional development programs twice per week and then on weekends with the NTC squad.  These sessions will commence in early August and continue for approximately 8 weeks leading into the tournament.  Players will still have the opportunity to play with their club side.

Players must be available for weekend sessions as often as possible and these sessions may be held at venues around the State.

Once selected for the squad, payment for the tournament must be made by October 13th.  Details on how to make the payment will be communicated to selected players at the time of selection notification.