Welcome to Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club
Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club (established 1959) welcomes boys and girls, men and women from ages U6 to All Age to join our progressive, exciting and friendly club. Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club aims to provide the best possible environment for the development of individual skills and team capabilities whilst promoting enjoyment through participation and achievement.
Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club won the St George Football Association 'Fair Play' award for 2010/11 and 2012/13.
At Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club:
- ALL players are encouraged to play in the spirit of the game
- Players are selected to ensure competitive and well balanced teams
- Coaches encourage involvement, improvement and fair play, including respect for referees
- Above all, we want players and coaches, parents and spectators to have fun and enjoy the game
Final Registration Day
If you have not registered for the 2016 season yet we have our last evening session coming this Wednesday at the Ramsgate RSL Club, in the Kokoda Room, starting at 6pm until 9pm. You can register online at www.myfootballclub.com.au. All new players please attend the Ramsgate RSL for fitout of your playing and training gear.
Registered players from 2015 should have already received an email with all relevant information. It would have been sent to the email address that you used when registering in 2015. The email will have your FFA number on it as well. Go to our registration page for more information. Registrations are open to all NEW players as well – from Under 6 to Over 35, including girls and women players.
Registration Fees for 2016
If you require new shin pads or training equipment for 2016 please also drop by during this registration night as we have a great range available for you to purchase. Help the club by buying from us. There is also a range of the new Deploy footballs available to purchase in ALL sizes, these are the new balls that the club will be using for the 2016 season.
For those who have already registered, thank you. For those who are still to register you will need to action it asap. Team assignments will start occurring from this Thursday. If you have not registered by this Wednesday we will not be able to ensure that you will be with the team you played with last year. We have seen an increase of new players coming to the club in 2016 and these players will also be associated into a team. The process for team allocation takes time and needs to be commenced soon to submit teams to the association.
Teams will be announced via our website early of the first week of March for Competition teams and early of the second week of March for Non Competition.
We have commenced Summertime Kick which is held for all junior players registered with the club. Summertime Kick runs on Wednesday evenings at 5.30 until 6.30-6.40. Please look out for the coaches Robert, Zoran or Leo.
Looking forward to a great 2016 season
Exciting News for the Under 16 Boys Team
During the off season we have been working hard to secure a new full time coach to take the team from youth and into seniors. We are proud to announce that our new coach, dedicated for the U16 team, is currently working on his FFA C-Grade licence dedicated on Youth and Senior squads. As a result, we will require more U16's. Any referral of new players from an existing player: BOTH PLAYERS will receive a $50 Rebels gift card. Please contact email@example.com
AIA Vitality MiniRoos for Girls
Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club will introduce for the first time this year a pre-season program for girls between the ages of 4 and 9. Click here for details
SGFA Referees Wanted
Want to earn some extra money? Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club will fund any Ramsgate registered player over the age of 14 their referee course costs. Click on the link for more information.
Ramsgate RSL SC, support and encourage players to participate in the Regional League
The St George Football Association will be holding trials for the 2016 FNSW REGIONAL CONFERENCE LEAGUE (RCL) Program. It is for under 13, 14, 15, 16 and will be held on Sunday 31 January 2016 at Riverine Park, Rockdale.
For more information, vist the St George Football Association website.
Our season for 2015 has drawn to a close, with all of our player presentations complete.
A massive thank you goes out to all the registered coaches, managers, (75 in total) and all the volunteer helpers who have made our club so successful this year.
As a club, this year has surpassed expectations, both in registrations (408 players) and our end of year achievements, we couldn't have got there without the help of everyone. We have had some very memorable experiences both on and off the field, some of these are reflected in the award recipients for this year.
In particular to: Brendan Rollings, who has received a life membership with the club, after 24 years of playing service and also in the last few years, taking an active role in the AAA squad.
And Jacky Finlay Jones – Football NSW Presidents Gold Medal for service to Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club and to the association.
A huge thanks to all players, both senior and junior, and congratulations to every team this year for your efforts. Your efforts have been reflected in the following awards received at the SGFA Gold Medal Dinner:
Fair Play Award – U12-U18, Ramsgate RSL has received this award 4 out of the last 5 years
Club Championship Shield for Competition Teams – U12's and above, the most prestigious award a club can receive.
Please see below a list of the SGFA AND CLUB award recipients and the years of playing service awards.
Club person of the year – Robert Forward
3-2-1 (best and fairest) – AAAR – Cory Butterfield
Fair Play Award – based on yellow and red cards received throughout the season
Club Championship Trophy – for 10 or more competition teams – based on average of team points
FNSW Presidents Gold Medal – Jacky Finlay-Jones
Life Membership – Brendan Rollings – AAA/R
Coaches/Managers Encouragement and Appreciation Award – 9 Bee 1 George Kapnopoulos (coach) and Vivian Paletto (manager)
Presidents Trophy – Nick and Toula Poullos
John Hawkins Award – Jamie James – 11 Fox coach
Most improved team – 13C
Senior team of the year – 035's
Senior player of the year – Kristian Farrone
Junior player of the year (player contribution) – Harry Handley – 12B
Registrations for 2016 open in January next year. Emails will be sent as a reminder to all players. From what we are hearing next year will be big and we suggest you register yourself ASAP.
Thanks for being a part of Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club for 2015 and we look forward to a successful 2016.
Working With Children Check
The rules for working with children have changed. Therefore, anyone who is a volunteer or RTO (this includes coaches and managers) at Ramsgate RSL Soccer Club need to check the new guidelines on the SGFA website. If you are unsure about anything, please don't hesitate to bring it up with one of our club officials.
Ramsgate RSL Club
The success of our club owes much to the kind and generous financial contributions of the Ramsgate RSL Club (since 1982). The future wellbeing and viability of the soccer club is reliant on this relationship continuing. For this reason we encourage all senior players to become a member of Ramsgate RSL Club. For junior players, membership of one parent is appreciated. Membership is only $8.80 per year. Application forms will be available at registration.