Wanderers Super Summer Sevens 2019

The Senior Wanderers Super Summer Sevens is an open seven-a-side social football competition held at Melrose Enclosed on Tuesday nights for 10 weeks during October to December.

 

The competition is open to all members of the football community, men and women; however players must turn 16 or older in 2019 to participate.

Key Dates:

Nominations Open: Tuesday 10 September

Nominations Close: Friday 27 September (or when all divisions are full)

Competition Dates: See below for your competition

SUMMER SEVENS SENIOR MEN AND WOMEN (16 years +)

When: Tuesday nights – 8, 15, 22, 29 Oct; 5, 12, 19, 26 Nov; 3, 10, Dec.

Four timeslots: 6.00pm, 6.45pm, 7.30 and 8.15pm

Where: Melrose (see map below)

Who: SENIOR OPEN Div 1/2, 3 and SENIOR WOMEN

Teams must contain between 9 and 12 players

Fees:

SENIOR OPEN Div 1 and 2 - $950 per team

SENIOR OPEN Div 3 and SENIOR WOMEN - $890 per team

Non-CF registered players add $12 for insurance. Players playing CF winter comps or Futsal are covered.

Competition Size:

Open Division 1/2 will be limited to a maximum 16 teams

Open Division 3 and Womens will be limited to a maximum 8 teams each.

Nominations will be accepted on a first come first serve basis.

Rules for all competitions:
  • Games are 20 minutes each way with a five minute half time break.

  • Seven players a side (including one goalkeeper) and a maximum of five substitutes.

  • Teams must wear the same shirt and same coloured socks – except goalkeepers who must wear a different shirt and can wear the same or different socks.

  • Shin guards are compulsory. Players will not be permitted on the field without shin guards. If you are injured without shin guards you are not covered by the insurance.

  • Regular football rules apply (including the adherence to the FFA Code of Conduct*), with two exceptions:

    • No slide tackles - Slide tackles will result in an indirect free kick for the opposition.

    • No offside

  • A player issued a YELLOW CARD must leave the field for 5 minutes and cannot be replaced. A player issued a RED CARD will be required to leave the field for the remainder of the game and may face a one match ban and possible further disciplinary action.

  • The FFA Code of Conduct can be found at http://www.footballaustralia.com.au/site/_content/document/00000071-source.pdf

Duty
  • Referees will be provided for Senior Open Division 1 and 2

  • In the event a referee is unavailable for a game the ‘home’ team will be required to provide a referee for a game. These referees can caution and send players off.

  • All teams will be responsible for putting the goals and nets up when they play in the first time slot and taking them down and packing them up after the last time slot game.

  • All teams are required to provide a match ball each for use each week.

IMPORTANT POINTS
  • Please remember that this is a SOCIAL competition and should be played that way. Teams or players may be excluded for the remainder of the season for any indiscretions during the competition.

  • Teams will be organised into divisions depending on preference and ability – on the Nomination Form, teams will be asked to nominate which division they would like to play in – however teams may be graded to provide a similar level of competition and increase enjoyment of the competition.

  • Referees will provide the competition coordinators with end results

CAPITAL FOOTBALL REQUIREMENT
  • All football players and officials participating in Capital Football affiliated competitions are required to have an FFA Number.

  • Players that have NOT competed in winter football/Futsal competitions in 2018 will need to register for an FFA number and pay the $12 insurance cost.

  • The link to obtain an FFA number can be found here.

  • Once they have generated their FFA number, ensure that the team manager includes the details on the Nomination Form.

Nomination Process:

To nominate a team, team managers should:

  • Transfer full team payment, including required insurance, into the bank account [BSB: 633 000, No: 153 590 724] with the following in the description field - Sevens [Your Team Name]

  • Email a COMPLETED Nomination Form {see below} with all details and submit it to lightning@wwfc.org.au in an email marked: SEVENS TEAM NOMINATION: [Your Team Name];

  • The organiser will email you to accept your nomination.

Summer Senior Competition Organiser

Please direct all queries to: lightning@wwfc.org.au

Senior Wanderers Super Summer Sevens Nomination Form

Download in .docx format or .pdf format.