The 2019 football season starts on Saturday April 6th for all junior teams. Registrations are now open for all new and returning players, please register all players who are keen to play this winter season by 28th February 2019.
Eastbourne FC is a family friendly club offering a range of opportunities for players of all abilities and skill levels. We have teams in the following grades.
- First Kicks (4-6 years of age)
- 7th & 8th Grades
- 9th-14th Grades
Registrations for 2019 are now open. All players need to register for the 2019 season online via MyComet at this link – https://mycomet-oceania.analyticom.de/en_NZ/login
Login to your player profile using your Username and Password (instructions are provided if you can’t remember these), then go to Register, and under Seller you should see Eastbourne Football Club (or search for Eastbourne Football Club), and choose the registration appropriate for your child’s age, go to the bottom of the page to proceed to checkout and pay by credit card. If your child hasn’t played football before, then you will need to set-up a profile before registering.
Junior football grades are First Kicks (4-6 year olds), and then individual age grades from 7th-14th grade. It’s never too late to start playing football and new players of all grades are welcome.
Registration and fees
First Kicks (4-6 years): $85
Fun Football (7th grade – 8th grade): $95
Mini Football (9th grade – 12th grade): $110
Youth Football (13th – 14th grade): $120
Additional children in the same family registered with the Eastbourne Football Club are eligible for a $10 discount. If you are registering multiple children with the Eastbourne Football Club they will need to be registered individually through mycomet. Simply register the first child at the full rate and each subsequent child at the “2nd child” rate.
The junior football season runs from 6 April to 31 August.
(There is no football in the middle weekend of the April and July school holidays 20 April and 13 July).
What grade will your child play in
The grade your child plays in is based on the age that they turn this year. So for example, if your child has turned 10 or will turn 10 this year (2019), then they will play in 10th grade. Girls can play down one grade if they wish.
- First Kicks – 4-6 years (born 2013-2015)
- 7th grade – born 2012
- 8th grade – born 2011
- 9th grade – born 2010
- 10th grade – born 2009
- 11th grade – born 2008
- 12th grade – born 2007
- 13th grade – born 2006
- 14th grade – born 2005
First Kicks to 8th grade
First Kicks to 8th grade is held every Saturday morning at Williams Park, Days Bay. 7th and 8th grade also take part in Capital Football festivals with other clubs around the Hutt Valley every three weeks.
Registering in 2019
MyCOMET is an online player management system implemented by NZ Football for all New Zealand clubs. Players registered last year (2017) should have an email from NZ Football with your MyCOMET login ID, password and link to the system so you can register for 2019.
MyCOMET website: https://mycomet-oceania.analyticom.de/en_NZ/login
- If you played for Eastbourne FC last year and haven’t received an email, please contact email@example.com for your login information.
- New football players (never played for a NZ club before) will need to create a MyCOMET profile before registering then search “Seller” (Clubs) for Eastbourne FC when registering.
- ALL players (junior and senior) must register through MyCOMET before being able to play for Eastbourne FC.
- A player can only be registered to one club at a time. If you wish to play for Eastbourne FC but have previously played from another club, it is recommended that you ask that club to deregister you first before registering with Eastbourne FC.
How do I register?
When registering to play in 2019, go to MyComet and enter your login/username and password. For existing players your New Zealand Football National ID number is your username.
Please ensure all of your player contact information is up to date, then go to Register and select the item that corresponds to your age or grade. Please check that the Seller is Eastbourne FC. You will need login and complete a registration for each player.
For senior players, select an item related to your age – an invoice for the correct amount owing will be sent to you once teams are formed.
Please note: As this is a new system please bear with us as our volunteers work to implement the new process and as improvements are made over the coming months. If you have any questions regarding the registration process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org