Spring into AFL 9s

Thursday, September 19, 2013

AFL 9s is the Australian Football League’s fun, fast and exciting alternative version of the game.  

It’s a great way to have fun with your friends playing a modified version of the traditional game in mixed, men’s or women’s competitions.

It’s a little bit different to the traditional game.  Some of the key differences with AFL 9s include:

  • It’s 9 a side on a smaller field with three zones
  • Players must start in their zones but can then run anywhere
  • Forwards are the only players permitted to score but players rotate between positions throughout the game
  • In mixed competitions males score 6 points for a goal whereas females score 9 points
  • There is no tackling, it’s ‘touch football’.
  • A mark is awarded irrespective of the distance the ball has travelled.
  • If the ball hits the ground it is an automatic turnover.

Rustle up some mates and come play!  

Find out more and register your team in your nearest competition at www.afl9s.com.au.

Or if you want to play but don’t have a team you can register as an individual and we’ll help you find a team.  For more information please visit www.afl9s.com.au.

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