Club News

Junior League Awards

Junior League Presentations were held at the Raglan Gun Club on Sunday 31st August. Junior Club volunteers Imogen Pringle (U13), Travis Young (U15) and Ashley Kapernick were awarded for their contribution to the Club for the 2014 Season.
Josh Davidson received U15 Best and Fairest Award for the League.
Congratulations to all and many thanks to those juniors who do put their hand up and help.more

Women move a step closer

Panthers Women scored a emphatic win over Yeppoon to move into the next round of finals footy. The girls are playing a good brand of footy and gaining confidence every game. They are contributing all over the ground and working well as a team.
Unfortunately the Under 15's went down to Gladstone but put up a terrific fight to the death. It was difficult as Gladstone were able to field two extra ..more

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FINALS FOOTY

Congratulations to Under 15's, Reserves , A Grade and Women's teams who all will feature in the first weekend of elimination finals at Clinton Park Gladstone on Saturday 23rd August.
Special thanks to all the coaches/managers and volunteers who have all tirelessly worked to get the teams playing footy each weekend. Parents thank you for your efforts and support to get kids to training and gamesmore

CLUSTER DAY 2014

The Club hosted a very successful Cluster Day last Sunday. The day was all about the kids playing footy in Under 7, 9 and 11 age groups with one team from each age group representing Brothers, BITS, Glenmore, Gladstone, Yeppoon and Panthers. Under 9 and 11 played modified games throughout the morning, while the Under 7 worked on their skill development. Thanks to all the umpires and volunteers.more

Hannah selected for New Zealand Tour

Hannah Davidson has been selected to represent Australia in the 2014 New Zealand Tour for Youth Girls. She was chosen from 22 girls who attended the AFL High Performance Academy in January. Players were chosen on leadership, football participation, skill level and contribution to their club, league and State.
Hannah will travel to NZ in October and play 9-a-side games. We wish her well.more

Club Attains Level 3 Goods Sports Accreditation

The Club has recently attained a Level 3 Good Sport Accreditation. Under the program the club focus has been on young people, families and participation in sport and less on alcohol consumption. Good sports supports the clubs committee to change the way alcohol is managed in all activities at the Clubs grounds and functions.
Information on program and healthy eating www.goodsports.com.aumore

Little Legends AFL Camp School Holidays

Want to improve your skills over the holidays?
Well here is your chance....
Sign up for the first ever Little Legends Camp to be held at Stenlake Park Home of Glenmore Bulls 3rd and 4th July from 10 am to 4pm.
All food and drinks supplied for the two days plus a bag full of AFL goodies.
Click more to find necessary link....more

B a STAR for a NiGHt

Family Fun!!! Come dressed this Saturday 21st June at 7 pm after Panthers v Brothers by stepping into the shoes of your Favourite Movie or TV Character. Special prizes will be given to those who dress up for the evening. Food will be provided after the conclusion of the usual game day presentations followed by numerous games catering for all ages.
Be part of the FUN bring the family and Dress UPmore

Panthers Trio selected in Capricornia Gems

Congratulations to Taylah Pringle, Amy and Brooke Slatter who travelled to Mackay to play Townsville and Mackay for the Gems last weekend. The Gems were successful in winning both games, however the girls found that both sides were more competitive this year with pressure applied around the ground. Taylah was strong down back, Brooke ran freely on the wing and Amy kicked goals up forward.more

Representative Honours

Panthers had a number of players selected in Rep teams over the long weekend. Juniors Victor and James Fitzgerald played in the U14 Cyclones and U12 Schoolboys respectively. Victor was selected in the U14 Central Qld team to travel later in the month to contest the State Championships and James was selected in the U12 Qld Country Schoolboys after his performances for Capricornia Team. Well Done!more

Hannah attends U18 Youth Girls Nationals May 3

Hannah Davidson travels this weekend as part of the Qld team which will compete at U 18 Youth Girls National Championships in Canberra. Hannah will attend a welcome parade of all teams competing prior to the AFL GWS and Port Adelaide game on Saturday May 3rd. The carnival commences Sunday with Qld having to play Vic Metro, Vic Country and Western Australia in their pool games. We wish Hannah wellmore

Panthers Players in 12 Yrs Capricornia Schoolboys Team

Congratulations to Liam Maxwell, Sean McDonald and James Fitzgerald who were selected to represent the Capricornia Region at the State Primary Schoolboys Championships to be held in Townsville on the Queens birthday weekend. The boys were chosen from trial games conducted in Mackay recently. Well done....more

Friday Night Footy 2nd May BRING A FRIEND, Sausage Sizzle and Movie

What more could a kid want. Playing footy, having a feed followed by watching a movie.
The club will be putting on a sausage sizzle and drink for Under 7,9's and 11's on Friday evening.
Under 7 & 9's play commences at 6pm and Under 11's will play at 7.15pm. After the game kids and parents are invited to the club for sausage sizzle and film. Under 11's will be catered for after their game.more

Round 1 The drought has broken 15's score win , with A's and Reserves also recording wins

Fantastic day for the club with three wins. Under 15's, Reserves and A's had a successful outing at Clinton Park. Unfortunately the U13's and Women going down, but fighting hard to the end. Lack of numbers on the park made it difficult for the Under 13's. But the team worked hard all game and were very unlucky in the final quarter not to record their first goal. It was a big step up ...more

Come and Try (Bring a Friend ) Free BBQ

The Free Barbeque that was to be Friday 28th March is cancelled due to the wet weather experienced in Rockhampton over the last couple of days.more

Panthers Players in 12 Yrs Rockhampton Schoolboys Team

Congratulations to Kobi Marks, Declan Taylor, Liam Maxwell, Sean McDonald and James Kapernick who last week were selected to represent Rockhampton District Schoolboys team. The team will travel to Mackay to compete for selection in the 12 Yrs Capricornia School Sport Primary AFL Team. Good luck boys and enjoy the carnival.more

COME AND TRY FOOTY

EVENT: Come and Try (Bring a Friend ) to AFL
DATE: Friday 28th March 6.30pm
VENUE: Cricket Grounds
The Club invites all players/families. All we ask is, you..BRING A FRIEND.
A free barbeque and refreshments will be available throughout the evening. All junior coaches will be in attendance to organise auskick skills and 9 a side games.
We welcome all boys/girls from the age of 5 to 18 yearsmore

Reserves Coach /Senior Assistant and Captains Named

After 7 weeks of training, and a lot of thought, our Senior Coach Vincent Proud has appointed the remaining senior roles for Season 2014.
Vinny has watched the appointments very closely and after numerous discussions (with the personnel) decided on the following senior club appointments.
Tom Kneen will again take on the role as Reserves Coach, but has.....more

Nine Panthers Coaches attain Level 1 Coaching Certification

Panthers Football Club were well represented last weekend at a Level 1 Coaching Course conducted in Rockhampton by Jack Barry from AFLQ. Congratulations to James Lovison, Jaxson Pringle, Steven Applewaite, Hamish Davidson, Leigh Coulter, Jordy Littlehales, Jo Pepper, Dan Mill and Vinnie Proud. We wish all coaches the best for the up and coming season.more

Coaches to attend Level 1 Course

Sunday March 2 will see Panthers coaches attend a Level 1 coaching course conducted by Jack Barry from AFL Queensland. The Club aims to give all coaches the opportunity to be educated so that the standard of football skills and the game in the region is improving all the time.
Coaches are an integral part of the Club as they have a direct influence over each player in the team.more

ROUND 1 PANTHERS V GLADSTONE APRIL 5th

The first game of the 2014 season will kick off in Gladstone with Panthers taking on Gladstone at Clinton Park.more

2014 SIGN ON

ONLINE REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT ( MasterCard/visa card required)
Click red button on right of screen OR


Register at training (Payment cash/eftpos )

Any Tuesday and Thursday From 5pm to 7pm

League FEES senior men/women $125
13/15/17 $ 80
9/11 $ 55
7 (Auskick) $ 60
Shorts and socks price to be advised


See YOU there!!!!!more

Get Started Funding

Rockhampton Panthers are a registered club for members to apply. Get Started assists young people who can least afford to join a sport or recreation club.

WHO CAN APPLY?

Children from age of 5 and Under 18 who are residents of Qld. and
-hold or whose parent, guardian or carer holds a Centre link Health Care Card or Pension Concession Card

A link will be available from 10th Februarymore

JUNIOR TRAINING COMMENCES TUESDAY FEBRUARY 11TH AT 5PM

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SIGN ON FOR 2014 JUNIOR AND SENIOR PLAYERS

All past and new players for 2014

SIGN ON

STOCKLANDS (Kmart Entrance)

Saturday 8th February

Anytime from 9am to 3pm

LEAGUE FEES

Seniors/Women $125
U 13/15/17 $ 80
U 7/9 $ 55

apparel prices not yet determined


Further registrations will be taken at club training each Tuesday and Thursday commencing Tuesday 11th February from 5pm to 7pm.more

Back to Pre-season Training

Looking to put a new years resolution into practise or lose a few unwanted kilos from too much Christmas cheer. Look no further training has re-commenced after the Christmas break. All senior, women and juniors invited to attend training each Tuesday and Thursday evening at 6pm - 7-15pm Rockhampton Cricket Grounds. Come along, be social and achieve your goal for 2014.more

MERRY CHRISTMAS

Wishing all players, members and supporters of the club a very happy Christmas and good wishes to all for a successful 2014 season. Enjoy the break and hope to see you all back at footy early in the New Year!more

PRE-SEASON TRAINING DATES

Training commenced 28th November and will continue up until Christmas. Training sessions will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6pm onwards.

Training will re-commence on Tuesday 21st January at 6-15pm Sharpmore

2014 Assistant Coach

Senior Coach Vincent Proud has moved swiftly in naming the first of two Senior Assistants, Leigh “Hollywood” Coulter. Hollywood landed at the club in 2013 via Cairns after being posted in Rockhampton as a Police Officer. Unfortunately for Hollywood he injured his Achilles/Ankle Ligaments in Rd 10 against Gladstone (his first game). Hollywood, who hails from Central Murray in Victoria...more

New Senior Coach Appointed for 2014 Season

Panthers Football Club welcome Vincent Proud as the newly appointed coach for the 2014 season. Vinny comes to the club with a wealth of experience having played footy in every state in Australia.more

Strength and Conditioning in Club Coaching Program

Last weekend some interested members spent Sunday attending a strength and conditioning ( S&C ) information session with Glenn Hansen from Vector Health. The club aims to incorporate specific targeted S&C work in the pre-season and throughout club training sessions. Also vital component will be management of specific injuries with S&C enabling less time off the paddock. Thanks to attendees.more

QLD U18 Youth Girls and AIS Selection

Hannah Davidson was recently selected to represent Qld at the National Youth Girls Championship in May 2014 following her recent performances for the Cobras at the AFL Qld U17 State Championships. Although the Cobras failed to win a game the girls showed much improvement throughout the carnival.
Hannah received an invitation to the AFL Female High Performance Academy in Melbourne in January 2014.more

Gold Coast Suns Academy 2014

Congratulations to Sean McDonaugh, Jordan Taylor and Josh Davidson who have been included in the Academy program for 2014.more

AGM 1st December Panthers Clubroom 10.30am

Anyone wishing to nominate for one of the committee positions is to submit the attached nomination form in writing and have it signed by the member, the proposer and seconder. (Form attached)
Please spread the word regarding the meeting. We need to share the load and embrace some fresh ideas for the club moving forward into 2014.If you feel you could take on a role or even share a role with ...more

LOGO CHANGE

The following motion was put forward at the recent committee meeting:

To change the clubs existing panther logo to the new 2013 senior jersey panther as of 2014'.

This motion will be voted on 1st December prior to at AGM at 10.00 am Panthers clubroom.more

Sports First Aid

Recently five club members completed a Sports First Aid Course at the club. Well done and thanks for giving your time in the off season to learn such valuable and worthwhile skills. Well done to Tim Grimes, James Lovison, Marie Taylor, Courtney Bendall and Krista Davidson.more

Panthers Roar......Thank You !!!!!

Huge thanks to all Club committee members and volunteers for your assistance with organising and pulling off a wonderful Grand Final day!!! It was a great finale to the end of the season for the club. Many thanks to the clubs sponsors for 2013 we thank you for your continued support throughout the season. Hope everyone has a welcomed break, see you all for 2014 season.more

Hannah Wins Maree Lambart Award

Congratulations to Hannah Davidson who took out the Maree Lambart Award for Women's Best and Fairest Player for 2013 at the Annual Senior League Presentation Evening during the week. Hannah narrowly won by one vote from Glenmore's Meagan Rickertt. Well done!!!!more

Season Ends with Junior Presentations

Great family fun filled presentation day ends the junior footy season for the year. Kids were entertained with bouncy castles and bungie sprint run, as well as organised sprint races and afl games against parents where the parents were victorious again.
Special thanks to parents and junior footballers who supported the day, and the many organisers and volunteers on the day.
Coaches/managers of.more

FINAL NEWSLETTER

Information regarding junior break-up and Senior Presentation Evening as well as Senior Finals Footy....more

JUNIOR BREAK UP

Junior break up will be held Sunday 18th August at Rockhampton Cricket Grounds 10am - 2pm. Presentation of Awards will be held at approx. 1pm Some fun activities will be provided for all age groups including jumping castles and a challenge bungie sprint.
Barbeque lunch will be provided by club. Under 7/9 desserts, Under 11/13 salads, and Under 15/17 nibbles. Thanks for your support.more

Junior Presentation .. Fun for all the Family

The annual Junior Presentation Day is on Sunday 18th August at Rockhampton Cricket Ground from 10am - 2pm. All age groups Under 7,9,11's, 13's, 15's and 17's parents/guardians are invited to attend the days activities and family barbeque.
Fun day for the family jumping castle and other activities provided. Teams are asked to supply.
U 7/9 - Desserts, U 11/13 Salads and U15/17 Nibbles Thankmore

Wanted ..... Coaches for 2014 Season

Panthers Football Club is seeking expressions of interest in all junior and senior coaching positions for the 2014 season. Assistance can be given in finding suitable employment.

All enquiries about the above positions can be directed to
Garry Pringle Club President 0458121254 or
club email rockhamptonpanthers@gmail.commore
Welcome to 2013 Annual Presentation Night

Senior Presentation Night

Panthers Seniors will celebrate the 2013 football season at their Annual Presentation Night to be held at the Allenstown Hotel Dawson Road Friday 13th September commencing at 6-30 pm.more

Nutrition Advice for Parents

View the latest up to date information regarding nutrition from sports dieticians including ideal food for school lunches and brainy breakfast ideas. To view ...more

NEWSLETTER NO.2 2013

2013 Season of football is well under way. All teams have met once. We would like to recognise our sponsors for 2013 and recognise contributions made to our club by our wonderful volunteers.See our newsletter for more information...more

Friday Night Footy Under 7's, 9's and 11's

Walking through the gate I noticed lots of people,lots of action with kids playing footy on several marked out ovals, parents/grandparents spectating and siblings randomly kicking footies around. Our Auskickers took centre stage and were practising skills and having lots of fun trying hard to kick coaches with footballs.There was much chat and laughter. Alongside the Under 9's and Under 11's ...more

National Volunteers Week

Whether you coach/manage a team,assist with first aid,umpire,attend meetings,help out in the canteen,run water or boundary,fill water bottles, make cakes,wash dirty jerseys and WHATEVER else..it takes to run a football club. We at Panthers would like to recognise YOU and say a H U G E Thanksssss for being involved and helping out where you feel you can. Your contribution is greatly appreciated!!more
Amy Slatter, Taylah Pringle, Kelsie Hitchman and Hannah Davidson  Capricornia Gems 2013

Four Panthers selected in Capricornia Gems for State Championships

Taylah Pringle, Kelsie Hitchman, Amy Slatter and Hannah Davidson represented Capricornia Gems recently at the 2013 KooGa AFL Qld Womens State Championships held in Brisbane.Although the Gems failed to record a win it was their first appearance at the carnival. The pathway of Women from the region playing at State level can only enhance the development of the sport in the Region. Well done girls!!!more
Kaleb Christensen 12 Years Capricornia Schoolboy Representative 2013

Kaleb Christensen Selected in Primary Schoolboys Team

Well done to Kaleb Christensen for your successful selection in the 12 Years Primary Schoolboys Team for 2013. Kaleb will travel to the Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast for the State Schoolboys Carnival early June. We wish Kaleb all the best for the carnival. Hope you have a great carnival and have fun playing footy!!!more
12 Years Rockhampton Schoolboys 2013

12 Years Rockhampton Schoolboys

Congratulations to Liam Maxwell, Kaleb Christensen, Thomas Kapernick, James Fitzgerald and Bruce Grant who recently represented the Rockhampton Primary Schoolboys Team at the Regional Cap Sports Carnival in Gladstone. Well Done for having a Go at Rep Footy!!more

Round 3 Panthers v BITS

Panthers play BITS at Boyne Island on Saturday, Junior bus departs Rockhampton Cricket Ground at 6am. Cost $10. Bus will return from Boyne after completion of U17's game.more
16 Yrs Girls Cap Sport Jaz Pringle (coaches Award) and Hannah Davidson (players player)

Girls Kicked Cap Sport Awards

Jaz Pringle and Hannah Davidson were in Brisbane last weekend representing Capricornia School Sport at the 16Yrs State Carnival. This is the second year of the carnival with 8 regions participating in 2013. Although the girls failed to win a game,the team was very competitive. Jaz received the coaches award and Hannah the players player award. Hannah selected in the Queensland Merit Team for 2013.more
Sean McDonaugh Under 16 Kookaburras 2013

Sean McDonaugh selected in U16 Qld Country Kookaburras Congratulations!

Congratulations to Sean McDonaugh who was selected in the Qld Country Kookaburras squad based on performance at the North Queensland Under 16 Championships held at Airlie Beach. Sean will compete in the KooGa Under 16 State Championships held in Brisbane in May. Well done!!!more
Panthers Representatives 16 Years Cyclones

16 Years Capricornia Cyclones

Congratulations to four Panthers on being selected to represent 16 Years Cyclones for the North Queensland Championships at Airlie Beach. Well done to Rhys Bradford, Ashley Kapernick, Kale Oxenham and Sean McDonaugh. Hope you have a great carnival!!more

Two Panther Boys Named in Qld Country Umpiring Academy

Brothers Matthew and Nick Hull were named last week in the Qld Country Umpiring Academy. The Academy consists of the top youth umpires in Qld Country regions who have shown the potential to progress to umpiring higher levels of AFL. Congratulations!!!more

YOGA CLASS COMMENCES

Interested in participating in a yoga class every Thursday?
Class commences Thursday April 18th
Clubhouse
5pm to 6 pm
Cost $10.00 / session
Bring water bottle/mat or towel
(young children welcome)
See you there!more

FOR SALE - JERSEYS $10-00 EACH

Old Jerseys available for sale!!

Various sizes
Juniors Under 7's - Under 17's
Seniors also available

Collect your very own playing jersey or even your favourite player number.

Where: clubhouse Tuesday and Thursday at training timesmore

U18 Queensland Scorpions Training Squad

Congratulations to Stephen Mills who has been selected in the Queensland squad for the U18 Championships. Well done!! We wish you all the best.more

Panthers in Under 16 Cyclones

Panthers Club have scored with four players and one shadow player selected to represent 16 Yr Cyclones Team for the up and coming North Queensland Championships at Airlie Beach on the weekend of April 13th/14th. Well done to Sean McDonaugh, Kale Oxenham, Rhys Bradford and Ashley Kapernick. Aran Kneen was named a shadow player. We wish you all the best. Hope you play some good footy.more
Capricornia Mens

Panthers Team mates selected in U 18 Gold Coast Academy Team

Congratulations to Hamish Davidson and Stephen Mills, two Panthers juniors who have been chosen to play for the Gold Coast Suns Academy U 18 side against Brisbane Lions Academy on Saturday March 16th at Yeronga and Sunday March 24th at Labrador. From these games a squad of 30 will be selected to form the Qld U 18 Scorpions team which will contest the Nationals in June and July. Well done boys!!more

On-line Registrations

Registrations for 2013 are now able to be processed on-line. All previous club members can register and pay on-line by obtaining their username and password from either Lucy (senior men and ladies) or Krista (juniors).Re
Any new players will need to complete a paper registration form, available at training.
The process is then simple!!! Click on the 2013 registration tab and follow instructions.more

2013 Coaching Staff

Under 7 Jason Dunnett
Under 9 Rodney England
Under 11 Mark Holland
Under 13 Alex Kneen Assistant Geoff Maxwell
Under 15 Jack Watkins
Under 17 Garry Pringle Assistants Kev Campbell and Phil Wishart
Ladies Sam Gudgeon
Reserves Tom Kneen,Sam Gudgeon
Seniors Clinton Evans, Garry Pringlemore
Under 13 Team

Training

JUNIORS Training at Rockhampton Cricket Ground 5pm - 6pm



SENIORS Training Rockhampton Cricket Ground 6pm - 7-30pmmore

Rockhampton Panthers Registered for GET STARTED Program

Get Started assists young people from the age of 5 to Under 18 who hold or whose parent or guardian or carer holds a Centrelink Health Care Card or Pension Concession Card and are residents of Queensland. Those eligible will receive a voucher to the value of $150 which can be redeemed at the registered club. For further information
http://www.nprsr.qld.gov.au/funding/getinthegame/getstarted.htmlmore

A.G.M Panthers Football Club

The AGM is be held on Sunday November 18th at the Clubhouse Rockhampton Cricket Ground at 10am. President,Vice-President,Secretary, Treasurer, Junior Co-ordinator,Delegates fot the League, Registrars for both the juniors and senior players, canteen and willing workers for the Friday night juniors are some of the roles to be filled. Show your support by attending and putting your hand up in 2013.more
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Friday Night Footy

29th August 

  

 

Second Semi-Final

Saturday 30th August

 Stenlake Park Glenmore 

 

 

Junior Presentation

Sunday 7th September

10am - 2pm

(Presentations of awards commence at 1pm)

Rockhampton Cricket Ground

 

 

 Senior Presentation Evening

Allenstown Hotel

19th September

Tickets $35 includes meal and live music

THEME Around the World

Tickets now available

see Taylah or Amy

 

 

 

 

 

 Looking to play AFL in 2014

Under 7/9/11 play  Friday Night R'ton Cricket Ground

Under 13/15/17  Reserves/Seniors/Women play Saturday

 Contact Club President Sam Gudgeon 0439333057

 New Players always welcome

 

 TRAINING TIMES

Juniors Tuesday and Thursday 5pm to 6pm

Seniors Tuesday and Thursday  (6pm to 7.30pm)

Women Monday and Thursday (6pm to 7.30pm)

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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