Winter is coming, which means an end to sweltering temperatures and time to get kitted up and head onto the sport field.
If your kids are footy fanatics, or you just like the idea of them getting out of the house into the fresh air and using up all that excess energy, now is the perfect time to check out which sport clubs are currently accepting registrations in Coolangatta for winter competitions. Why join a sport club?
Regular physical activity should be part of every child's lifestyle, but the benefits aren't only physical. Signing up for local sports clubs will help to make sure your kids are getting the exercise their growing bodies need to stay fit and healthy, as well as:
Top Coolangatta sport clubs
- boosting social and communication skills,
- developing leadership and teamwork abilities,
- improving self-esteem,
- learning how to set goals and deal with constructive criticism.
Coolangatta's mild winters and active personality offer plenty of opportunities for boys and girls of all ages to flex their sporting muscles. Registration for AFL usually begins in January and rugby in February, but many local clubs are on the lookout for keen new players all year round.
Check out these local clubs accepting sport registrations in Coolangatta and surrounding areas to see which would be the best match for your future sport star. Tweed Coolangatta Junior AFC
This rapidly growing football club is set for its biggest year yet in 2016, and welcomes everyone from under 6s to under 17s. Register online
to be a part of it. Bond Pirates JRUC
Juniors from U6 to U14 and their parents can find out all about this family-oriented rugby union club in Miami's Pizzey Park by visiting their website
or attending a regular sign-on weekend, complete with BBQ and games. Palm Beach Netball Club
This volunteer-run netball club recruits everyone from juniors to seniors and operates all year round in Palm Beach. Winter tournaments are held on Saturday mornings for younger participants and Monday evenings for older cadets. Register your interest here
. Walkin' on Water Surf School
Sport isn't restricted to dry land, and budding surfers as young as four can learn the basics and hone their skills at Coolangatta Beach, Greenmount and Rainbow Bay under the watchful eye of local experts. Book your first lesson
at the Gold Coast's leading surf school.