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Top tips the basics

Video Transcript: Coaches have the unique opportunity to engage children of all abilities in NAB AFL Auskick. A good coach is an inclusive coach. Here are some basic tips to ensure everyone can play. Attitude matters. Coach's personal attitudes will have a real impact on a child...

This is how I play – Picking up the ball

Video Transcript: Here are some tips to help you to learn how to pick up a football. Keep your eyes on the football. Hold out both of your arms, bend down and pick the ball up with both hands. This is how I play!...

This is how I play – Marking

Video Transcript: There are lots of different ways to mark the football when playing footy. Today I'm going to give you some tips on how to chest mark. First, keep your eyes on the ball at all times. Instead of waiting for the football to come to you,...

This is how I play – Kicking

Video Transcript: One of the first things you learn when playing football is how to kick. Here are some of the tips to help you get started: Hold the football in two hands above the leg you want to kick with. Guide the football down with one...

Preparing your player for NAB AFL Auskick

Video Transcript: As a parent you may be nervous about your child starting NAB AFL Auskick. This is normal and there are a few things you can do before the first Auskick session to help prepare your child. You could visit the ground with your child before...