Juniors News!


This saturday May 7th marks the start of the Claudelands Rovers Juniors football season with a number of teams playing at home. The junior committee have arranged for The Coffee Guy to be available from 8.30am every saturday at Galloway Park to ensure that boost of energy for the early mornings.  Keen parents are also requested to provide a batch of muffins or other baking  for sale, where 100% of what is sold will go back to the club. 

Removal of Junior Tables

Coaches, parents and players will soon notice that league tables are not being displayed this season for all grades up to and including 10th grade.  WaiBOP Football, after consultation with clubs and schools at end of season meetings decided to remove the league tables to create an environment that is based on enjoyment, development and wanting to win. For more information and full explanation Click Here

Upcoming games

Each team can find their fixtures on this website under Fixtures/Results tab and also at the following link http://www.foxsportspulse.com/assoc_page.cgi?c=1-4203-0-0-0#Waikato_Juniors

St Peters are looking for coaches

St Peters are looking for coaches for their 2nd XI and 3rd XI girls teams, have a look at the notice board on this page for full details

Claudelands Rovers $100 Club

Claudelands Rovers would like to invite your business to become a member of our $100 Club. The $100 Club is a presentation board designed to advertise your business at a cost of $100 per year. Your business cards will be displayed on the board for 12 months to promote your business to our loyal club members and visitors.

Spaces are limited to the first 100 businesses.



Benefits of being part of the $100 Club:

* Great exposure, the board is located at the entrance to our club rooms with approximately 450 members passing through each week

* In the Winter the club has 10+ visiting teams each weekend

* Club members are loyal and support those that support the club.

* The Clubrooms are also used by Hamilton Cricket in summer

* The Clubroom is also available for hire, for business events or private functions throughout the year.

* We will let you know when we need some more cards to restock your slot


Claudelands Rovers have many more sponsorship opportunities should your business be interested such as Team naming rights (team shirts, Team kit etc) Sponsorship boards, and more; please contact the club at enquiries@rovers.org.nz

Northern League Women Local Derby

Sunday 1st of May 2016, saw the resurrection of a Hamilton Womens Football local derby in the Northern League Womens Premier Division between Claudelands Rovers and Hamilton Wanderers since 2003. With both teams out to prove themselves and a generous showing of support for both sides, this was set to be one eventful match. 

Enzo Giordani cleverly summed up the drama filled match in the following report thanks to In The Back of the.net Click here for full report.

This coming weekend will see two more local teams battle it out with the Northern League Men and Northern League Reserves Men both playing Ngaruawahia at Galloway Park. Reserves play at 12.30pm and NL Men play at 3pm. Come down and show your support!!!


Fees are due NOW!

Fees for the 2016 season are now due!  

Please pay your Fees or arrange Automatic payment by the 30th of April 
If fees are not paid or AP not arranged by 30th April, a $50 penalty will be applied.  

For full details go to http://membership.rovers.org.nz  or contact your team manager/coach

Help Tiana get to Germany

For the last four years, Claudelands Rovers (including players not from Rovers) have sent a team to The Joeys World Cup in Australia and for the last four years this team has won. Claudelands Rovers is all about fostering dreams and helping players acheive those dreams. 

Every year a select group of players are chosen to attend the Joey's Football Tour to Germany and in 2015 one of our own Tiana Hill has been select as a partial scholarship recipient to attend this prestigous trip. She will be exposed to coaches from Club SV Elversberg and FC Frankfurt with the possiblity of a playing future in Germany. 

Tiana currently plays in the Claudelands Rovers Northern League Premier team having made the step up from the winning Northern League Premier Reserve squad, as well as WaiBOP FTC national winners in 2015.  

At only 15 years old, these are massive achievements for such a young player. The trip will take place from June 16th 2016 to July 16th 2016 and Tiana needs your help fundraising to get her there. 

Check out her Givealittle page at the link Here, she will definitely appreciate the help. 


Claudelands Rovers AFC in association with First Sovereign Poker Series would like to invite your business to participate in our Poker Event Fundraiser for the Claudelands Rovers WaiBOP Premier League Womens team.

Date: 13th May 2016

Time: 7 – 11pm

Venue: Claudelands Rovers Football Club, 86 Galloway Street, Hamilton

Buy in: $100 (prior to the event with rebuys at $50 until 8pm on the night)

It is a No Limit Texas Hold’em event with a buy in of $100 per seat. A seat must be purchased to play on behalf of a business.  A business can purchase more than one seat. Limited seats available. 

Dealers will be provided, the Bar will be open and nibbles will be provided throughout the evening.

What do you win:

The winner will win naming rights of the team, sponsor name/logo on playing shirts and team wear along with various other promotional benefits.

Runner up will win sponsor name/logo on team wear as well as various promotional benefits within the football club.

For ticket purchase or more information, contact arpegler@gmail.com


NZ SS Reps Kelli, Toni, Ayla

A massive congratulations to three of our up and coming female football players who have been selected for the New Zealand Secondary School Girls Football Under 15 representative team to travel to Sydney, Australia from the 17th to 23rd July 2016.

Kelli Brown, Toni Power and Ayla Pratt all play for our Northern League Reserve Womens Team. 

Well done girls!!!


For more information see http://www.nzssfootball.co.nz/nzss-girls/reps-1


This Newsletter will be provided to our members fortnightly with information relevant to the Club.  It will feature fixtures, results, coaching staff, upcoming events etc to keep all members in the loop. 

You can find all newsletters under the Newsletter tab.  

If you have any content (upcoming events/notices for the club/social events/game write ups/photos etc) you wish to be added to the newsletter in future, please send through all information to newsletter@rovers.org.nz 

Women's A pre season team building


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St Peter’s School requires football coaches for our 2nd XI & 3rd XI girls teams for the 2016 season.

We offer a reasonable compensation package, great students to work with and excellent resources.

If you are interested please contact:

Helen Bastion, Football Convenor,

For further information please call
Helen on 07 827 9899 ext 758

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Check out Issue 3 of the Rovers Newsletter!! 


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