By Phil Mitchell
Too many rep tournament finals are never enough for some of our club's finest players. Earlier today (Saturday) Balmain's own Cook Islands connection Terry Joe, Johanne Joe, Briar Turley, Mei George and Ben Tokahere finished as silver medallists in the over-30s mixed division at the Touch World Cup in Malaysia. The Kukis won eight and drew one of their 10 pool games (losing only to defending champions Australia) in oppressive heat to qualify for the finals in second position...
It's round 10 for Mixed and round 9 for Mens' touch competition. There is a total of 14 rounds games, and this is the last round where you will be able to register online and sign on for 5 minimum games to be eligible for finals.
If your player is not listed, they are not registered and therefore have NO sign ons, and will not be able to play finals, if your team makes it.
You can view the total games of each of the players in your team online. Go to the fixtures:
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The first round of Balmain summer competition 2018-2019 begins today!! Looks like we missed all the wet weather over the last month, lucky for us.
Team managers will have received a player registration link for each team. Please register yourselves online before the end of the 2nd round. It's for insurance purposes and counts towards your finals eligibility.
Sign on sheets will be displaying the names that have registered online in front of the clubhouse.
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Games will commence on the week of the 23rd and 24th October.
Early bird fees also postponed to the 17th October.
If you have any questions about the competition, please email email@example.com.
If you are a player looking for a team, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the below details:
Contact Number: ?
Experience: (years of playing?)
Playing Standard: (Low/Intermediate/High)?
We had a decent turn out last week at the first trial for the NSW State Cup 2018. We are holding a second trial for those that could not make it last week, and this will help us finalise the teams that we can take up to Port Macquarie.
If we do not have the numbers, unfortunately, we will have to remove the team.
Who: All players registered and playing at Balmain Touch Football Association and Balmain Junior Touch Association are welcome.
What: representing Balmain in this year's...
Team nomination deadline is on October 2nd, Monday. Full early bird fee must be transferred by the 10th October, Wednesday.
- Summer Touch Football Competition information
- Online Team Registration form
- Rules and Regulations
- Player Availability (last updated: 27th Sept)
Balmain Touch Association Grand Finals were held Tuesday 4th September. Four divisions and a Consolation Cup were completed in good weather on firm fields.
Three of the finals went to drop off with the other two matches a margin of 2, determined the winners.
The Mixed Open Div 1 Grand Final was 3rd Young Guns v 4th Fireflies 1 and it was a cracker. Both teams finally being at just about full strength, and full of Representative players both young and old. Speed was apparent from the outs...