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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

1. What is Fast Footy?
Fast Footy is a fun and friendly social footy competition! It is held in the Melbourne CBD and surrounding areas during lunch time hours. You can choose what day suits you (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday) and also what time suits you (12.20pm or 1.00pm).

2. I’ve never played Fast Footy, is it hard to learn?
Fast Footy is very easy to play. And if you have never played any level of footy before, you will pick it up very quickly.

3. Am I too busy to play?
You are never too busy to have fun whilst getting fit!

4. How fit do I have to be?
Fast Footy is for people of all shapes, sizes and fitness levels. You will find that over the season your personal fitness levels will increase. Fast Footy is a great way to exercise and have fun at the same time.

5. What do I need to play?
All you need is a t-shirt, shorts and a pair of runners.

6. What does it cost to play?
Team Registration is $800 per team, which includes 10 games (including finals). Plus each team gets their very own footy!

7. How long are the games?
A game of Fast Footy is 35 minutes (2 x 15 minute halves, plus 5 minutes half-time).

8. How big is the field?
As there is no kicking in Fast Footy, the field is 30 metres x 15 metres.

9. How many people play in a team?
Each team has 5 players on the field, plus reserves. We recommend you get together a squad of at least 8 players.

10. What about Covid-19?
Fast Footy will make its debut in Melbourne in 2021. Venues and date will be confirmed once the current Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.