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WELCOME BACK!
Registration is OPEN. Please register promptly so you can be set up in a team, ready to enjoy all that Kisso has to offer. If you have friends who are interested, please forward this email, and encourage them to register.
HOW TO
Just click here and follow the prompts.
Fees have increased for the first time in over four years. This is to cover rising costs.
Apply for your Active Kids $100 voucher prior to registration for school-aged players.
There is a 10% discount for families with three or more players.
If you need financial support, please ask us. There is a process for helping players who need it. Check the website for details.
PAYMENT ONLINE ONLY
You must pay online, at the time you register. It is no longer possible to pay separately via EFT. With over 1100 players, our volunteer Registrar and Treasurer have a lot to do. If everyone does this one small thing, it makes a BIG difference. Thank you for your understanding.
REGISTER AND WIN
Register by 28 February and you could be taking your WHOLE FAMILY to the FINAL of the WOMEN’S WORLD CUP! Every player who registers by 28 Feb will be entered in the draw. The lucky winner will receive TWO ADULT and TWO CHILD tickets to the Final, at Stadium Australia on 20 August.
CHECK US OUT
Please encourage your friends to visit us:
Open Morning – 12 Feb – chat to us and check out the clubhouse.
Intro to Football – 26 Feb – a first kick-around for our youngest players
For all events, go to the Dates page on the website, and follow us on Facebookand Instagram
GIRLS FOOTBALL
The G6/7 program will be back on Sunday mornings this year – a perfect introduction for girls.
A reminder that girls can play on Sundays (girls only), or Saturdays (mixed). Girls who want to play both days only need to register once. Enquiries to Nat at miniroosgirls@kpfc.asn.au
DEVELOPMENT TEAMS
If you are registering for SAP/Dev, Diamond League or Super League, please select the registration product relevant to your team. If you are unsure, please email us.
PREMIER LEAGUE
We are seeking expressions of interest for our Premier League squad. Email Jez at vpallage@kpfc.asn.au.
WOMEN – W35
There will be W35 teams in four divisions, covering social/beginners to advanced. We are inviting players to trial for our top two teams – Div 1 and Div 2.
There are two trial dates, both at Charles Bean Oval, Lindfield – Sunday 5 and 12 February 2-4pm. RSVP to Nic at vpwomen@kpfc.asn.au
ALL players aged 30+ are encouraged to come along. There is no need to trial if you are keen for a more social team, although you are very welcome to attend.
New players are always welcome! If you’re thinking of playing for the first time this year, please contact Nic.
MEN – M35, M45 and – drumroll please! – M55
This season, NSFA are introducing an M55 competition, with matches on Saturdays on the smaller of the full-sized fields. Please express your interest via email to Rich at vpover35@kpfc.asn.au. We would love to field a team in this inaugural year.
New players are always welcome! If you are thinking of joining M35, M45 or M55 for the first time, please email Rich.There are teams for all skill levels.
COACHING
If you would like to coach in 2023, find out more here.

KIT
Hang onto your pre-loved boots. There will opportunities to swap them for a different size at our pre-season events. Check out the online store for all your Kisso gear.

PLEASE REMEMBER
Forward this email to friends thinking of joining us. 
Register!

Female Football Award plus more


We are thrilled to have won the NSFA Female Football Award for 2022! This award recognises the club that has best embodied the NSFA’s “What’s Best for Her” strategy in showing commitment to developing female football.

All credit to the volunteers who work so hard to foster the female game. Key people include Lee Rochester (VP Girls) and Nicole Cole (VP Women), and there are many others who coordinate programs and provide support. And all credit to every coach and manager of a female team.
WORLD CUP LIVE
Just two weeks to go until the Socceroos take on Tunisia LIVE on the big screen at AULUBA.Saturday 26 November7:30pm – doors open9pm – Kick OffFully licensed bar (no BYO). Collective pizza order. Lucky Door Prizes:Socceroos shirtFootball signed by Sydney FC (kindly donated by Century 21 Turramurra)Bring your friends and family. Enquiries to Rich at vpover35@kpfc.asn.auPREMIER LEAGUE HEAD COACH
I am delighted to announce the appointment of Eilidh Mackay as our Premier League head coach. Eilidh brings coaching expertise, passion and a strong drive to succeed to our club. 

For the past eight years, Eilidh has worked with Northern Tigers in a range of coaching positions, including Assistant NPL1 First Grade Coach and NPL1 U18 Girls Head Coach. Other recent roles include Representative Programs Manager and NSFA’s Head of Female Football.

In early 2022, Eilidh was one of three Australians selected for a FIFA Coach Education Scholarship and is currently undertaking her ‘A’ coaching licence. Welcome Eilidh!PREMIER LEAGUE TRIALS
Trial dates are announced for our 2023 Premier League squad. New players are very welcome. To express interest, email vicepresident@kpfc.asn.au
December trials will be at Charles Bean Oval, Lindfield:4 December – 3 to 5pm11 December – 3 to 5pmJanuary dates to be announced.DIAMOND LEAGUE TRIALS
The first of two trial dates is THIS SUNDAY. Any female player turning 11, 12, 13, 14 or 15 in 2023 is encouraged to sign up. DL and Dev teams are formed in partnership with Turramurra United.

It’s free to try out. All welcome – please reach out to anyone you think may be interested – if they have played with us previously or not. For details, and to sign up, go to https://kpfc.asn.au/development-teams/COME AND SAY HI
We’ll be at Turramurra High on Thursday 1 December, from 5:30pm. PLEASE take this opportunity to chat with us about football in 2023 and LET YOUR FRIENDS KNOW! Inflatable target, small sided game AND skills session for the kids. PLUS the market has a huge array of stalls, including lots of food options.

VOLUNTEER VACANCIES
If you have some time to spare, we could really use your help. We are on the lookout for two volunteers:
TREASURER
VP MENS ALL AGE
Please email me for more information at president@kpfc.asn.au.

JANUARY REGO
Registration opens in January for Season 2023. If you know you want to play, please register as soon as possible – it allows us to work out teams, and saves the effort of follow-ups and reminders.

CASUAL KICK-AROUNDS
If you’ve watched your kids or your friends play, and thought “I want to do that!”, get in touch with Nic (VP Women) or Rich (VP Men 35+), and get started. Free, casual kick-arounds are on over Summer.
Nicole – vpwomen@kpfcasn.au
Rich – vpover35@kpfc.asn.au

PARTNER WITH US
We are on the lookout for new sponsors. If you or someone you know is interested, email Wilco at sponsorship@kpfc.asn.au

Kind regards,
Andrew Frost
KPFC President
on behalf of the committee

End of Season Dates

CLUB AWARD NOMINATIONS
Each year the club gives three Perpetual Awards for an individual, a team and a coach. Nominations are now invited for:
. “Club Spirit” – Team – A team that has bonded under tough circumstances, improved through the season, or contributed to the club.
. Ray & Di Brown Perpetual Trophy – “Friend of The Club” – Someone who volunteers for the club on a regular basis and is often behind the scenes
. Rod Woods Memorial Trophy – “Coach of the Season” – A coach who has made a real difference over a season, or several seasons

Email your nomination(s) and brief reasons by Thursday 25 August to secretary@kpfc.asn.au. There is no need to ask team mates to contribute multiple nominations for the same person. Even if your nominee doesn’t win, we will tell them they were nominated, and send them the text of your nomination – a great way to show your appreciation.
CLUBHOUSE FRIDAY
The clubhouse is not open this Friday 26 August. The canteen, BBQ and bar will be operating all day Saturday, with huge thanks to our volunteers.
MINIROOS GALA DAYS
27 August (U6-U11) and 28 August (G8-G11) The draw has just been announced for this weekend. Your team will play several round-robin games against other clubs, all in one morning at one venue. eg, your team may have three games, between 8:30am and noon. To see when and where your team is playing, click here https://nsfa.asn.au/competitions/draws-results-tables/

G6 and G7
Sunday 28 August, 9am to 10am – G6 is at Auluba and G7 at Karuah.

Shirts
Bring a shirt to change into after your last game, so the Kisso shirts can be collected, ready to return on Presentation day.
PREMS @ AULUBA 
Saturday 27 August  Ressies at 1pm and Firsts at 3pm. BBQ AND BAR! Come and support the guys as they take on Lane Cove.
PRESENTATION DAY (U6-U15 and G6-G12)
Saturday 3 Sept  Come to Auluba – see schedule here – for players to receive participation and Team awards. Stick around afterwards and enjoy an end of season team celebration for players and parents.
Delicious coffee, drinks, toasties, and treats from Bean Everywhere
Incredible donuts from OMG Decadent Donuts.
Novelty events and team-building games from Sparrow Sports
Football fun including penalty shoot-out, inflatable target and kick-arounds

Arrive 10 mins prior to your scheduled time Joggers only – no football boots

G14 please note you will receive your awards at Turramurra United as part of our joint venture.
PRESENTATION EVENT (U16, G16, U18 and G18)
FRIDAY 9 Sept 5pm-7pm Come to Auluba from 5pm to 7pm. There will be small-sided mixed football, delicious food from Dope Fusion, drinks, and an award presentation. Teams may wish to go on to another venue for an end of season party from 7pm.
SENIOR PRESENTATION NIGHT
FRIDAY 9 Sept 7pm-10pm Come to Auluba from 7pm. Enjoy the licenced bar and a delicious dinner from Dope Fusion. Celebrate with the other senior teams – a great social way to mark the end of the season. Team and Club awards presented. Managers – please liaise with your VP to assist with scheduling.
MANAGERS – KIT AND SHIRTS Return your kit bag and team shirts (washed) at your Presentation event. If players bring a shirt to change into to your last match, it can help with collecting/washing. If you want Kisso shirts for Summer Soccer, you can hang onto them, just let our equipment manager, Brad, know.
COACHES – C LICENCE COURSE
If you want to attain a formal coaching qualification, we’re here to help. The next C-Licence course starts early October and scholarships may be available. Email Aron at cccminiroos@kpfc.asn.au or Brad at cccjuniorcomp@kpfc.asn.au
SUMMER FOOTBALL
Get your team together and register now for Summer Football. All the details here https://kpfc.asn.au/summer-football/
DATES
For all the key dates, visit https://kpfc.asn.au/dates/. Please feel free to contact anyone on the committee if you have questions. 

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COACHES AND MANAGERS – THANK YOU!
Thank you all very sincerely for your work this season. As a tiny token of our appreciation, please enjoy a FREE burger from the Clubhouse BBQ on Friday 19 August. Just tell the bar volunteers your team name and role (coach or manager). Team photos can also be collected from the bar.
CLUB AWARD NOMINATIONS OPEN
Each year the club gives three Perpetual Awards for an individual, a team and a coach. Nominations are now invited for:”Club Spirit” – Team – A team that has bonded under tough circumstances, improved through the season, or contributed to the club.Ray & Di Brown Perpetual Trophy – “Friend of The Club” – Someone who volunteers for the club on a regular basis and is often behind the scenesRod Woods Memorial Trophy – “Coach of the Season” – A coach who has made a real difference over a season, or several seasonsEmail your nomination(s) and brief reasons by Thursday 25 August to secretary@kpfc.asn.au. There is no need to ask team mates to contribute multiple nominations for the same person. Even if your nominee doesn’t win, we will tell them they were nominated, and send them the text of your nomination – a great way to show your appreciation.
SUMMER FOOTBALL
Please speak to your team about playing over Summer. Heaps of fun, a great way to keep up skills, and a great introduction for any new players. There are two comps to choose from, both starting mid September (SOON!)
NSFA Summer Soccer (NTRA and other venues) for U8+
Spring Soccer (Karuah and Mimosa) for U6-U16
Details here.
MINIROOS GALA DAYS
27 August (U6-U11) and 28 August (G6-G11)Please save the date for this end-of season, round-robin event. Your team will play several games against other clubs, all in one morning at one local venue. eg, your team may have three games, between 8:30am and noon. The draw will come out by Friday. 
SAP GALA DAY – 10 SEPTEMBER
SAP teams please save the date and stand by for news of this event.
AWARDS
Awards recognise commitment to the sport, and remind players of good times with good friends. Awards will be given out at upcoming presentation events:U6-U11 players will receive a participation trophyU12-U15 players will receive a participation medalEach U12-U18 team will receive two team awardsEach senior team will receive three team awards
PRESENTATION DAY (U6-U15 and G6-G12)
SATURDAY 3 SeptYour team will be asked to come to Auluba at a specific time (tba), for players to receive participation and Team awards. Stick around afterwards and enjoy an end of season team celebration for players and parents. There’ll be delicious coffee, drinks, toasties, and treats from Bean Everywhere, and incredible donuts from OMG Decadent Donuts. There will also be a novelty races, football fun and team-building games. G14 please note you will receive your awards at Turramurra United as part of our joint venture.
PRESENTATION EVENT (U16, G16, U18 and G18)
FRIDAY 9 Sept 5pm-7pmCome to Auluba from 5pm to 7pm. There will be small-sided mixed football, delicious food from Dope Fusion, drinks, and an award presentation. Teams may wish to go on to another venue for an end of season party from 7pm.
SENIOR PRESENTATION NIGHT
FRIDAY 9 Sept 7pm-10pmCome to Auluba from 7pm. Enjoy the licenced bar and a delicious dinner from Dope Fusion. Celebrate with the other senior teams – a great social way to mark the end of the season. Team and Club awards presented. Managers – please liaise with your VP to assist with scheduling.
DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
Stand by for news re trials for SAP, Diamond League and Super League teams later in the year.
MANAGERS – KIT AND SHIRTS
Managers, please return your kit bag and team shirts (washed) at your Presentation event. If players bring a shirt to change into to your last match, it can help with collecting/washing. If you want Kisso shirts for Summer Soccer, you can hang onto them, just let our equipment manager, Brad, know.
MANAGERS – DRIBL UPDATE
You can now view the contact details of opposition team managers and coaches. Handy for reschedules, forfeits etc. To do this in the Dribl app, go to the Match Sheet tab and scroll down to Contacts.
COACHES – C LICENCE COURSE
If you want to attain a formal coaching qualification, we’re here to help. The next C-Licence course starts early October and scholarships may be available. Email Aron at cccminiroos@kpfc.asn.au or Brad at cccjuniorcomp@kpfc.asn.au
DATES
For all the key dates, visit https://kpfc.asn.au/dates/. Please feel free to contact anyone on the committee if you have questions. The very best of luck to all our teams for these last few weeks of the season.

Photo Nights

Ordering photos

Thank you for attending photo nights in June. To order your photos:

  1. Click here (or go to http://advancedlife.com.au/ and enter DV5 VAM 8KH)
  2. Click ORDER ONLINE NOW and select your package.
  3. Pay using PayPal, Visa or Mastercard.
  4. Please order by 11 July to avoid a late fee.

Joint TUFC/KPFC teams

Both G14 teams will have photos taken at Turramurra (details to come from TUFC).

Orders

Your printed photo orders will be distributed by managers at the end of the season. Please contact Advanced Life Photography with any questions about online ordering or any issues with prints.

Packages