Life Membership for Mike Wood

Paul Houliston (Capital Football Board Chair) congratulates Mike Wood (left) on being awarded Life Membership of Capital Football.

Capital Football would like to congratulate Mike Wood on being awarded Life Membership of Capital Football at this week’s AGM.

Mike has dedicated over 50 years to football in the Wellington region, joining Stop Out in the 1960’s before moving to Upper Hutt and then on to Seatoun.

He is best known for his time with Tawa AFC where he started coaching junior teams in the early 80’s before becoming involved with the seniors and on the committee.

Mike has held a number of roles at Tawa AFC and in 1999 he became President, where he still holds the position.

Kath Henshaw, Tawa Junior Club Captain, spoke of the time and energy Mike has contributed to at the club, where is still puts in a good 20 hours per week.

Recently Mike received a Civic award for his contribution to sport and recreation in Tawa.

Paul Houliston, Board Chair, thanked Mike for all of his work, and mentioned his time as a committee member with Team Wellington.

Important Dates for the Junior Players

 

January / February
TBA      Registrations open
TBA      Pre-season training

March
TBA      Pre-season training
30        Good Friday
31        NO Junior Football – Easter

April
02          Easter Monday
TBA        2018 Season kicks off for all grades

14         School Holidays commence
21         NO Junior Football – 2nd week of school holidays
28         Saturday morning Football resumes

May

regular Saturday games continue

June

Regular Saturday games continue

July  
07          School Holidays commence
14          NO Junior Football – 2nd week of school holidays
21          Saturday morning Football resumes

August
TBA       End of 2018 winter season

September
TBA (early)    End of Season prize giving

 

Uniform Sales

To purchase the Tawa Football kit (shorts, socks, boots, shin guards, beanies) please visit ‘Football Central’, either in person or online. Their shop is located in the ‘Top of Tory complex’, Tory Street, Wellington (the other side of the carpark from The Warehouse). The online shop is available here.  Playing tops are provided by the Club for the season and returned once the season finishes.

Football Central does not sell the official Tawa Hoodie, to purchase these please email the Club, click here.

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