Otara Scorpions Tag

“Otara Scorpions Tag”

Welcome:

All to the 2016 – 2017 Otara tag football season. This season, promises to be very competitive with teams looking at improving on last year’s position. We will attempt to build on the success of last season’s mixed and men’s grades making it a fun and enjoyable grades to play in.

Grades: 

Kids Age Groups: 6-7s, 8-9s, 10-11s, 12-13s

Adults Age Groups: Open and Social Mens and Mixed Grades

Kids Start Date: Monday 31st October 2016

Adults Tag Start Date: Thursday 27th October 2016

Where:

The tournament will be played at Ngati Otara Park, Alexandra Crescent

Registration:

See Flyers for both Adult and Kids Tag Tournaments Below

(Please ensure you indicate your team name when depositing, and keep your deposit reciept for record that payment has gone through).

NB: All money/s received is used to administer the tournament and pay for the end of year prize/prize money and the referees.

Individual registration forms:

Players will be required to fill in these forms during the course of the season. This is important for the growth of the sport and we would like for managers for each team to have this sorted by week 8 please. 

Tag Shorts 

Players can only play in regulated tag football shorts. You can buy shorts directly from SAS Sports located at Wood Street in Papakura , they are open for trading all year round. "STRICTLY NO BELTS ALLOWED!!!

Referees
As we all know refereeing is a thankless job that we all take for granted, it’s a tough job. Remember these people are volunteers who give their time willingly, and are only human, so they may make some mistakes, without them there would not be a game. PLEASE RESPECT THE REFEREES DECISIONS AT ALL TIMES.

Uniforms:
Please ensure that your team are all wearing matching playing tops primarily to allow our referees to easily distinguish attacking players from defenders and in turn make their job easier.
ALL TEAMS MUST BE IN UNIFORM BY ROUND 4. Your team will lose points.

Tournament Rules
FIGHTING OR ANY PHYSICAL CONFRONTATION BETWEEN TEAMS OR INDIVIDUALS WILL NOT BE TOLERATED AS THIS WILL RESULT IN EXPULSION FROM THE MODULE.
Absolutely NO ‘RING IN’ players will be allowed this year, during the season and the final series
NO SLEDGING OR SWEARING ON THE FIELD WILL BE TOLERATED
All players MUST wear correct playing sports shoes. Sprigs and moulded soles may be worn.
Sunglasses, Watches and Jewellery CAN NOT BE WORN DURING A GAME.
Playing tops must be tucked into the shorts at all times.



Cancellations
There will be NO CANCELLATIONS, RAIN HAIL OR SHINE we will still play on - NO EXCEPTIONS.

More information to come shortly

Regards,

Willie Maea
Otara Scorpions Tag Football Module 2016-17
Mobile: 027 406 8553 email: willie@otarascorpions.co.nz