Easier to navigate the website
AFL Canada staff have been working hard over the summer to make the AFL Canada website easier to navigate and to find the information that players and volunteers want.
All the information that used to be there is still here!
Here's the basic overview of where things are found on the new AFL Canada headings.
|Menu||Sub Menu||What it covers|
|AFL Explained||AFL Explained||What is the game of AFL|
|AFL Technical Skills||What skills are used in the game?
Explanation of each type of skill and at what stage of LTAD you should learn it
|AFL Laws of the Game||Official Rules plus any Rule Changes & suggestions for implementation by AFL Canada Board|
|Get Involved||Find a Canadian AFL Club near you||Includes a map of Canada and where all the clubs are located, a list of each province with a live link to the provincial page, and a listing by province and club that shows what variations of the game are played at that club and how to get in touch with the club.|
|Play AFL in Canada||How does play progress for players of the sport in Canada? What game should you be playing at depending on your age or stage? What are the options? On this page we link you to the Long-Term Athlete Development Model and what each stage means for players, coaches, and umpires.|
|Coach AFL||Information for Coaching AFL in Canada|
|Umpire AFL||Information for Umpiring AFL in Canada|
|School AFL Ambassador Program||Information for promoting and building the sport of AFL at your school community in Canada, and how AFL Canada can help|
|AFL Club Management and Resources||Member Protection and Respect||Discussion of safety and protection from harassment and bullying on sport|
|LTAD||Long-Term Athlete Development... more details and a link to the manual online|
|Insurance||Current liability insurance coverage and certificate|
|Member Benefits||What are the benefits for local AFL Canada clubs|
|Grant program||AFL Canada provides funding to member clubs. Learn how here|
|Concussion Management||How to prevent and manage concussions on the field, protocols for return to play|
|Downloads||Resources available for downloading for your use|
|Succeed||National Team Programs|
|About Us||About Footy||What is the sport of Footy anyway?|
|About AFL Canada||History of association and what we are responsible for. Vision, goals|
|Who are the key volunteers||Contact information for Board, Coaches, Team Managers|
|By-Laws||Current By-Laws found here|
|Policies||Current Policies & Procedures found here|
|AFL Canada Shop||Shop||Link to shopping online for footballs, whistles and more|