- 2017 Player Registration
This year trials are being held for 9th to 19th grades
NOTE: Trials are not held for teams playing in the Tamaki League. All players registered for the 6th-8th Tamaki League grades will be placed in teams.
In order for players to be considered for the top Club teams, players MUST trial on the indicated dates and times.
Special circumstances will be considered if prior notice is given. (email us).
Players not taking part in the trials (without prior notice or special circumstances) should not expect to be placed in top teams at the club. In all cases, Ellerslie AFC will make every possible effort to group the players into teams at a similar ability level.
Two trial days have been scheduled. All players should attend the first trial if at all possible. At the end of the first trial all players will be advised regarding plans for the second trial.
Players born in 2004 play in the 13th Grade.
Players born in 2003 play in the 14th Grade.
Players born in 2002 play in the 15th Grade.
Players born in 2001 play in the 16th Grade.
Players born in 2000 play in the 17th Grade.
Players born in 1998 and 1999 play in the 19th Grade.
The 13th - 17th Grade Metropolitan and Conference competitions (highest level) are now all to played on Sundays. The remainder of the 13th -17th grade competitions are played on Saturdays.
The selection process for these grades commences with pre-season training/trials in February as per the calendar. Details of additional trials (if necessary) and pre-season training will be advised at the grade initial trial/training.
Please advise the trial organisers on the day if you are not able to play on Sundays so that you can be considered for an appropriate team.
Players selected for Metro, Conference or Girls Premier teams are expected to be available for two training sessions per week and be available for the whole season. If a player is likley to be absent for an extended period during the season please let the Coaching Director or trial organiser know as this may affect the size of the squad for each team.