The Bankstown Jets Men's Premier League will be taking on the Current world Champs - Australia, at the Vale of Ah in a lead up grame before the Trans Tasman series.The game will start on 21st of April at 2.00 p.m. at the Vale of Ah Sporting Fields Auld Avenue Milperra.
it will be good to see everyone down there to support, there will be canteen and other things on so don’t be afraid to come down and support the mighty Jets!
In the case of inclement weather you should contact Bankstown Council Field Availability number 1300 655 180 after 2pm on the day of your game.
If the Vale of Ah is open then the games are ON, there is no need to make personal contact with anyone from the Association as they are guided by the Council. If for any reason the games are canceled but the grounds are open then you will be notified accordingly.
The Bankstown Touch Community would like to congratulate the following on gaining selection in the 2012 State of Origin Squads for their respective divisions. In what has been a solid year for the jets the following players have thoroughly deserved these selections.
Once again congratulations and we wish you all the best for preparation into these squads
Click here for the highlights of the Premier League Bankstown Vs Hornsby game at the 2011 State Cup
Bankstown District Touch Assocation has claimed it first 20's Mens Division title. The boys crushed the Penrith 7-3. the rounds no teams really came close to defeating them. Dom Reardon (pictured) was named player of the final, he had a wonderful tournament, having a hand in most of the touchdowns. Dom has yet again proved himself to be a massive asset to the club. Most of the 20's Boys will looks to continue there form into next years Junior State Cup.
The Federation of International Touch has pleasure in advising that the following countries have been approved as official Federation members:
Argentina, China, Chinese Taipei, Luxembourg, Portugal, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, Tuvalu and also Mauritius as an Associate Member.
We continue to assist the countries of Brunei Darussalam, Chile, Egypt, Kenya, Korea, Philippines and Solomon Islands with their membership applications.
In addition, the countries of Canada, Czech Republic, Qatar, Tokelau and United Arab Emirates have been awarded new Developing Nation status.
The NSWTA today released the first list of finalist in the NSWTA Awards. With Bankstown District Touch Assocation being nominated for 3 awards:
Click more to read on.
NSWCCC’s Josh Rozairo (Jets Premier League) was recognised for his impressive form throughout the event, being named Player of the Series. Queensland Secondary Schools Touch (QSST) has won the 18’s Boys division at the 2011 X-Blades National Youth Championships (NYC), defeating New South Wales Combined Catholic Colleges (NSWCCC) by six touchdowns, 13-7. The teams were locked at 5-all at half-time before QSST ran away with the game in the second half.
Australia’s best under 18’s Touch Football talent will be on display in Caloundra Queensland next week, when the 2011 X-Blades National Youth Championships is held at Stockland Park from Wednesday, 14 September to Saturday, 17 September 2011.
Congratulations to the following Jets who have been selected in the upcoming National Youth Championships:
Bankstown Touch and all your fellow players wish you guys a great Tournament. Click "more" for more info
NSW has managed to beat the sport-loving states of Victoria and Queensland to the right to host the event in 2015, which organisers say could attract 150 teams and 4000 people to NSW, with games to be held across the state. Click more to read on
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