Ballina Touch News

WINTER COMP 2015

THE ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THE WINTER COMPETITION IS OPEN NOW.

This competition will be individual player payments only, when a player registers into a team they will be asked to pay their fees online when registering, cost is $45.00 per player, your team must register a minimum of 10 players to be entered into the competition.more

High Schools Touch

High schools through out the area will be playing their selection trials at Saunders Oval this Thursday 26/3/15 and Tuesday 31/3/15. Referees are needed for both days so if any one is able to come and help to referee on these days please call Al Kirchen on 0421349353.more

2015 Northern Rivers Touch League

The 2015 NRTL will be held at the Murwillumbah Touch Association on the June long weekend, Sat 6th & Sun 7th June (Saturday- mixed, Sunday- men's & women's).Clickmore

Notice of Special General Meeting of Ballina Touch Association Inc

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Grand Final Results & Awards 2014-15

Congratulations to all the referees & players who won awards on Grand Final night and to the teams who won their respective divisions. Click more.

Winter comp online registration is NOW OPEN, junior teams & players welcome ( Junior players must be 14 by the 6/5/15 no exceptions )more

Ballina Touch Continues Tough Stance

The Ballina Touch Association in co-operation with our referees will continue its tough stance on referee intimidation. For the full story go to more ->

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Jetts Ballina Gym Supporting Ballina Touch Referees

Ballina Touch Association would like to thank Jetts Ballina Gym for the support they have given to our referees this season.
If you didn't know Jetts have support our referees at both Senior and Junior State Cups and that's up till now.
Members if you are into fitness let's show our support and check out Jetts Ballina Gym
Thanks again Jettsmore

Referee Abuse is NOT ON

Referees train like players, they have a huge responsibility like players, they are coached and analysed like players, they are passionate like players and they fight for honour and positions like players. Yet despite all of this, in any sport, we never hesitate to abuse referees and it seems that `sport rage' is becoming common terminology for our behaviour. In saying this it is a timely reminder for us all to think about our behaviour so that we all can enjoy our sport. Click on more for the full story -->

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$550 FINE FOR SMOKING AT A SPORT EVENT

Please be aware that NSW Health - Tobacco Compliance Officers will now be issuing fines to people found smoking at sporting events.
Smoking has been banned at sport venues in spectator areas since 7 January 2013 under the Smoke-free Environment Act 2000.
Club members and spectators are still saying that they are not aware of the new regulation.
Unfortunately this excuse will not prevent the individual from receiving a fine.

The fine for smoking at a sporting event is $550 to the individual smoker.

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Peter Randle Life Membership

Peter Randle has been awarded Life Membership of the Ballina Touch Association. Full story at more ->more
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