WHO: An introductory program learning the FUNdamentals for players turning 4-6 years, using best practice, by following the NZFootball Whole of Football Plan for First Kicks.

NOTE: Our recommendation is that players turning 6, and who have completed a year in First Kicks could move on to Fun Football. New Players to football should complete a season in First Kicks. 

Consideration should be given to technical/tactical, social/emotional, mental, and physical capabilities as the player will be playing with and against 8 year olds in Fun Football.


Early Bird Fee: $100 (paid by 31st March 2022).

Standard Fee: $120 (paid after 1st April 2022).

WHERE: Maria Andrews, Coldstream road, Rangiora

WHEN: Saturday mornings. Session runs from 11am-12noon. 

Start Date: Saturday 7th May 2022

Finish Date: Saturday 3rd September 2022

No football Queens Birthday weekend, Matariki weekend and the middle of July school holidays. 

Prizegiving Date: Saturday 10th September 2022


  • Number of sessions: 15 x 60 minute sessions plus prize giving.​​​​​​​
  • Players provide socks, shinpads and boots. No complusory Waimak United top or shorts for First Kicks.
  • Shin pads are COMPULSORY.
  • ​​​​​​​Boots (no metal studs) are recommended, but sports shoes are sufficient.
  • First Kicks may be cancelled due to ground conditions if it is deemed unsafe due to heavy rain or cold conditions. Cancellations will be listed on the club website and Facebook page.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

HAVE-A-GO DAY: If you have a child who hasn't played football before, our Have-a-go Day is a great way to give it a go. Lots of fun, skill sessions and mini games.

DATE: Sunday 10th April 2022. 

PLACE: Maria Andrews, Coldstream road, Rangiora.


Mini Football (8-9 years)- 9.30am-10.30am

Fun Football (6-7 years)- 10.45am-11.45am

First Kicks (4-5 years)- `12noon-1pm

REGISTRATION FOR THE WINTER FOOTBALL SEASON: All returning players please check for a email communication with magic link to register. All new players click on the link below.