Fleet offer football to more girls
|Gravesend and Northfleet Ladies Football
Club is a FA charter standard club. The team was formed in 1998, and
they currently have one women’s team catering for 14+years players of
all experiences and backgrounds, (due to sponsorship deals and temporarily
moving away from the Fleet they have previously been named Lashings Ladies
FC and AEI Gravesend Ladies FC), writes Stephen McCartney.
After returning to the ladies section of Gravesend
and Northfleet men’s Nationwide Conference side
this season 2005/2006, the team are going from strength to strength.
The team is the second highest league placed team in
Kent, having an ambitious and professional set up whilst maintaining the
importance of being a strong team unit and providing a good social
After a lot of hard work by this
progressive club and support from local schools, Kent FA, Gravesend &
Northfleet Football Club and other partners, the ladies team have some
exciting news for 2006.
But new for 2006, Gravesend & Northfleet Ladies Football Club are running a Girls only Football Club where all abilities are welcome to come along for our skills, matches, coaching, fun and fitness session at Swan Valley community School, Swanscombe. Every Monday from 16th January 2006 (excludes school holidays) they are offering U11’s Primary schools after-school club 3.00pm - 4.00 pm, U12’ s 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm* - £1.00 per week , U14’s 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm* - £1.00 per week, U16’s 4.30 pm - 5.30 pm* - £1.00 per week
If your interested please come along, the session is
outdoors, meet the coaches out on the Astroturf pitch, dressed suitably
for all weather surface and weather, including shin pads and bring a
Ultimately the club aims is to start Gravesend and
Northfleet girls teams for summer 2006, but all are welcome to join in
coaching sessions whether currently in a club or not. Qualified FA female
coaches will run the sessions.
For further details on the team please use any of
the following contact methods. Club website: www.intheteam.com/gravesendladiesfc