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