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...

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Winter Competition Grand Finals Draws

Balmain Touch Football Association held their Winter Competition semi finals last Tuesday 28th August. ALL Divisions playing 1 v 4 , and 2 v 3, there were some excellent games and several upsets.

In the Men's Open, the games went to script with with the two top teams going through, Pistols who finished 1st were comfortable, winning 12-1, but the old heads of Wests Leagues were pushed all the way to come through 10-8 against Just don't Give A Ruck. Men's Division First verse Second in the Gra...

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NSW Touch FootballVawdon Cup

Balmain Touch Football Association, on the back of a very successful representative year in 2017, are looking to enter four sides in the 2018 NSW Vawdon Cup competition which runs from July to September.

In 2017, BTFA entered Men's Open and Women's Open sides in the Vawdon Cup, held throughout Sydney Metro. The Men's side, successfully, making it to the semi-finals before being knocked out, and the Women's team being very successful the entire competition, making it through to and winning...

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Balmain Touch Association recently concluded their Summer Mixed Competitions.
Divisions 1, 2 and 3 competed on the same Tuesday night.

Full results online.

Code Red 1

Division 1, between Code Red 1 (1st) and Gravedancers (2nd), a top of the table clash. Both teams had to fight hard to get to the Grand Final with Code Red 1 being run off their feet by Fireflies 1, the lopsided scoreline, 9-3, not showing the true closeness of the game. Gravedancers narrowly defeated Young Guns, 8-6,...

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Balmain Touch Association Mens summer competition, recently, concluded with two entertaining Grand Finals.

Men’s Division 1 was played between two old foes, Leebrye Lizards against The Vikings.

Both teams had mixed results throughout the competition and both won their respective semi-finals, comfortably, to progress to the Grand Final.

The match started at a very quick pace with Leebryce jumping to an early lead. Vikings hit back and the entire first half continued to be played up an...

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