WELCOME TO

WETHERBY ATHLETIC
JUNIOR FOOTBALL CLUB

Registered Charity: 1170694 

‘West Riding FA Charter Standard Community Club of the year”. 2015

For information about joining a team go to age group page for manager contact details.


WAJFC Football Gala - Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th June


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News from around the Club
 

 
 

Fun, Friends, Fitness

"These kids could not have a better start to their football careers." 

Richard Gibson, U6 parent.

“Thank you so much for hosting today’s matches. They were very well organised and all the players thoroughly enjoyed themselves. " 

Garon Ross, Ripon City Panthers U8 coach.

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Wetherby Athletic JFC is has a FA Community Club Award. There are teams for girls and boys of all abilities from ages 5 to 16.

The club encourages all members of the local community to get involved whether playing, coaching, administrating or simply supporting. The club ethos is to provide opportunities for all ages and abilities to play football in a safe and friendly environment, in which all its members feel valued and supported.

All our coaches have Enhanced FA CRC checks. All coaches at our club will undergo the following minimum training courses:

  • The FA Level 1 Award in Coaching Football

  • FA Emergency Aid

  • FA Safeguarding Children Award

 

Our Philosophy…

To create a fun and friendly atmosphere in which players grow a love for the game.

  • To provide age appropriate coaching enabling players to develop technically, physically, psychologically  and socially as described in the FA’s four corners model. 

  • To provide opportunities for players to experience competitive play in a safe and supportive environment.

  • To promote fair play and team work.

  • To give extensive positive reinforcement and constructive feedback.

  • To encourages players to try new skills and demonstrate that making mistakes is not to be feared but an opportunity to learn. 

  • To build confidence and self-esteem by rewarding effort and ability.

  • To be a model of appropriate behaviour .

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Help run the Club

Behind the scenes the club is run completely by volunteers. The team are doing a brilliant job to make this club as successful as possible. But we need more help.

There are opportunities for volunteers to be coaches, assistants, team administrators, and referees.

We are also looking for a volunteers to take on the role of Club Secretary and Treasurer.

 If you would like to volunteer to be a coach or help in any other way then please getting in contact.
Email: wajfc.information@gmail.com