JUNIORS

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GOLD COAST TOUCH ASSOCIATION

JUNIOR TOUCH COMPETITION

RULES & CONDITIONS

 

Rules as per the Touch Football Australia Playing Rules

  

CONDITIONS - ALL AGE GROUPS

 

1.         Shoes must be worn in ALL age groups – shoes with screw-in studs or cleats

are not permitted.

2.         NO jewellery to be worn.  (Jewellery must be taped if unable to remove)

3.         Uniforms        - T-shirts          - uniform numbered shirts

                                    - Shorts            - girls sports briefs/shorts or bike pants

                                                            - boys sport shorts

                                                            (NO long boardshorts)

 

RULES - 12’s, 14’s & 16’s AGE GROUP

 

1.         Full size field - 6 players a side

2.         Side line interchange box to be used when substituting players

3.         All other rules as per TFA Playing Rules

 

RULES – 8’s & 10’s AGE GROUP

 

1.         Modified half size field

2.         5 players a side

3.         Acting-half cannot run with the ball.  Ball must be passed from the

            acting-half position.  If a player runs from acting-half the referee will

            stop play and make the player return to the play ball area and replay

            the ball

4.         The defending team cannot move forward until the first receiver of

            the attacking team has caught the ball

5.         Coaches may assist their team on the field

6.         All other rules as per TFA Playing Rules