Team and individual Registrations are open for our Summer 2020-21 touch football competition, located in Melbourne’s heart: Princes Park.
Like last year we will have our usual social mixed on Wednesdays, as well as social mixed, social womens and mens on Thursdays.
We plan to start as soon as the current covid roadmap allows. Our best estimate is the 25-26th of Novermber but it could be earlier or later. Details of how will handle this issue and other information on the season is available here:
To enter a team or join as an individual follow these instructions:
If you are an individual or small group without a team, wishing to be placed into team please use our Individual Players form and follow the instructions.Every year we place large numbers and there is no cost for placement.
To enter a new team (i.e. a team that has not played with us before). Please ensure you have familiarised yourself with this seasons competition. Then download and complete the following Team Registration Form and email it to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have not collected all your players details do not worry (we will send you a link where you can add additional names later), just ensure the following are details are recorded:
- Team name
- Captains or primary contacts details (phone number and email)
- Approximate standard of team, note your actual grade will be determined over the grading round(s)
Once we have received your form we will hold a place for you in the competition.
Please send us an email and we will reactivate your team for the upcoming season.
Or for any other inquiries please contact Pete and Brad on:
In an effort to build the social touch community in the inner north of Melbourne, we are running the PPT Spring pre season program.
In November we will be providing team coaching for existing teams and training and refereed scratch matches for unaligned players looking to start playing touch or those just keen to upgrade their skills or get back into it.
The preseason nights will incorporate coaching and playing components and will be used to assess unaligned players and place them into teams to play in the PPT Summer competition. We have scheduled the following dates, these are expcted but may change depending on Melbourne´s progression through Melbourne´s COVID roadmap and targets. If these date are adversely effected we shall reschedule with ample lead time and update the website immediately.
When (this part may be subject to change)
- Wednesday the 11th of November at 6:30 PM and
- Thursday the 19th of November at 6:30 PM
- The venue for both sessions will be Princes Park, Carlton. Map here
These nights are primarily for individual players. Existing teams wishing to attend and take advantage of some coaching are welcome but are requested to let us know and we’ll try to allocate an experienced coach specifically for their team. However informal coaching and formal refereed touch will be available for all those in attendance.
To receive update on our pre season program and player placement please please fill out the:
Any questions please contact:
In 2020 Princes Park Touch plan to run a 6 week mixed junior touch program for boys and girls in years 7-9. The program will run for 6 weeks and will progress in terms of competition.
I will be presented by experinced coaches/referees with a backround in education and junior coaching and will be run under the auspices of an approved COVID “return to play” plan.
The location of the program will be Princes Park, Parkville and it will run from 4:30PM to 6PM. The preliminary dates are detailed below, they are in line with the approvals for sport under the current Victorian Roadmap, but if the targets are not met then the dates will be amended:
In 2020 at PPT women will be leading us back out onto the field
The 2020 SWITCH program will restart as soon Melbourne returns to stage 3. The program will run on Wednesday leading into our upcoming season. Our best estimate and the date we are aiming to start is
- When: Starting Wednesday the 04th of November (then running for consecutive Wednesdays)
- Where: Princes Park, Carlton. This is our Summer Location for training and competition
More info of SWITCH and how to sign up are available below
What is SWITCH?
Twice a year Princes Park Touch in partnerhsip with VicHealth run a FREE learn to play touch and fitness programs to Strengthen Women in Touch Football (SWITCH).
These programs run for 5-6 weeks and are targeted at females who are new or inexperienced players.
The program teaches basic fitness, ball skills and an introduction to game play with the emphasis on having fun in what we believe is the best game. We supply everything, all you need to bring is yourself and your playing gear.
The program will be predominately run by experienced female players who can also share their experiences and at the conclusion of the program (those that don´t have a team) will have the choice of being placed into a team
The program will last 4 week with the regular season (subject to case targets) starting at its conclusion.
or if you have any questions contact Brad: