Northumberland FA 2016 Tynemouth Beach Soccer Cup

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Entry is now open for Northumberland FA’s third annual Tynemouth Beach Soccer Cup.This will be held on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 June 2016, on the award winning Tynemouth Longsands Beach.The five-a-side event raises funds and awareness for the local charity North East Hearts with Goals, who support the placement of lifesaving portable defibrillators into sports clubs, schools, and community centres.

In the UK, 15 young people a week lose their lives to sudden cardiac arrest. North East Hearts with Goals aim to make our region Heart Safe.

Access to a defibrillator within three minutes of sudden cardiac arrest will give a 75% chance of life, whereas chance of life without a defibrillator is only 6%.

The event is the UK’s biggest Beach Soccer festival and, this year, it will be bigger than ever, with opportunities for Adult (16+) players and Youth (U15/14/13) players.

This will provide a unique opportunity to play Beach Soccer a fun, social, and exciting format of the game.

Please see the documents linked at the bottom of the page for full rules, codes of conduct, health & safety information, and the Event Guide including travel advice and terms and conditions.

For more information contact David Jones on 0191 2700700 or david.jones@northumberlandfa.com

Additional information about North East Hearts with Goals can be found on their website www.nehwg.co.uk.

Share your preparations for the event, and of course photos of the day itself with us on Twitter @NorthumFA using #NFAbeach

FULL COMPETITION DETAILS:

Adult Competition Day
Saturday 4 June
Team Registration 10:30am to 11:00am
Games 11:30am to 5:00pm
Competitions: Ability Counts (Pan-Ability), Men’s and Women’s

Youth Competition Day
Sunday 5 June
Team Registration 10:00am to 10:30am
Games 11:00am to 5:00pm
Competitions:
Boys U15/14/13 (single year age banding, school years 10/9/8)
Girls U15/13 (double year age banding, school years 10&9/8&7)

Cost: Entry to each contest is £25 per team
Format: Each competition is five-a-side, with squads of up to eight players permitted

Enter your team online via the links below:

ADULT COMPS (Players must be 16+ on day of event)

Ability Counts

Men’s

Women’s

YOUTH COMPS

U13’s Boys – (School Year 8)

U14’s Boys – (School Year 9)

U15’s Boys – (School Year 10)

U13’s Girls – (School Years 8 & 7)

U15’s Girls – (School Years 10 & 9)

Team entry is on a first come first serve basis. Entries will only be accepted with payment.

Read more at http://www.northumberlandfa.com/players/beach-soccer#fFuKLy8hcOb8LxHO.99