AFI Pacific

Pacific AFL footy

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The role of AFI Pacific is to grow and develop Footy 9s in the region. Our outcomes in each country include:

Participation – introducing the sport to encourage participation at the grassroots level, with a focus on youth and community development.

Education – coaching the coaches and teaching the teachers. Our accreditation courses will give sports teachers and coaches the necessary skills and knowledge to be able to teach the game to their students.

Employment – creating opportunities to fund a full-time Regional Manager to grow and develop the game in the Pacific.

Talent – creating an annual AFI Pacific Combine where talented athletes have the opportunity to showcase their talent and, if selected, play in Australia.

National Team – giving the best players in each country the opportunity to compete against other countries in the region.

American Samoa | Cook Islands | Fiji | French Polynesia | Kiribati | Marshall Islands | Micronesia | Nauru | New Caledonia | New Zealand | Niue | Palau | Papua New Guinea | Samoa | Solomon Islands | Tokelau | Tonga | Tuvalu | Vanuatu

Pacific Map