Junior Competition Restructure

FROM FOOTBALL GOLD COAST

Due to the adverse weather resulting in a large backlog of junior fixtures, it has been determined that the Lightning Premiership in 2017 will be abolished.Therefore, the following restructure has been implemented accordingly;

U12’s
JPL; Division 2
Competition to commence with one (1) full round between all teams. After Round 1, FGC will divide division into Group A and Group B. Points and Goals will be kept from games played against teams in your final division when crossing over. Trophies and medals for both division winners.
Division 1; Division 3– Teams to play each other twice (2) throughout the season.

U13’s
JPL; Division 1; Division 2; Division 3– Teams to play each other twice (2)

U14’S
JPL; Division 1; Division 2– Teams to play each other twice (2)

U15’S
JPL; Division 2– Teams to play each other three (3) times.
Division 1– Teams to play each other two (2) times.
Division 3– Teams to play each other four (4) times.

U16’S
JPL; Division 1– Teams to play each other three (3) times.

U18’S
JPL– Teams to play each other three (3) times.
Division 1– Teams to play each other two (2) times.

Girls
All girls divisions in all age groups remain unchanged.

Please Note:
– All divisions throughout junior competitions remain unchanged.
– In all age groups and divisions that will not be split, Football Gold Coast will monitor the progress of all
competitions for the first four (4) weeks and at its discretion will make changes if deemed appropriate
– As per CMC Rule 7.4.3a, any division that consists of six (6) or less teams will be a three (3) team final
series
– For all age groups and divisions the existing draw will remain in place with Round 2 of the competition
commencing on Friday 21st April and Saturday 22nd April.
– Any Round 1 fixtures that have not been played will be rescheduled by Football Gold Coast in consultation with the participating clubs.
– In order to complete the competition on time, in some divisions (and age groups) there will be a requirement to play some midweek and/or Sunday fixtures.

MiniRoos
MiniRoos competitions will continue as per existing draw with Round 2 commencing on Saturday 22nd April.