2023 Blitz & Friends Charity Footy Game- Sunday Feb 26 2023

Hi Guys,

That time again.

Raising money for canteen this year, as per normal just donate whatever you can for your players ticket 50 cents or 50 bucks it all counts. As per normal ring ins more than welcome.

Date: Sunday Feb 26

Time: 10.30 for an 11.00 start

Venue: Olympic Park or Gosches Paddock (we’ve got clearance for ethier)

Format:
Same as the last few years. A full match Intrablitz plus ring ins.

2 blitz captains and the selection commitee (me and @nickers) will divide the teams up evenly.

Anyone new will be asked to grade themselves 1-3.
1 - Never played, Fitness “sub par”
2 - No footy but good Fitness
3 - Any sort of footy background

All players welcome regardless of age/gender have had plenty of kids and ladies front up in the past.

What to bring:
No boots runners only
1 white shirt
1 coloured shirt
Water

Donation page now live and posted post #3

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2022
Coloured Shirts 9.11.65 White Shirts 3.2.20
$2466 raised for fightmnd

2021
Coloured Shirts 10.19.79 White Shirts 9.11.65
$838 raised for mensline Australia

2020
Coloured Shirts 12.8.80 White Shirts 8.6.54
$1764 raised for the bushfire appeal

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Opened the fundraising page

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I will make the trip up from Traralgon. Wouldn’t miss it.
Great job again Scotty.

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Thank you to whoever that anonymous donation was :heart:

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Just a quick add in the title to make it clear it’s the forum footy match.

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Right. I’m in the country. I’m semi fit.

I’ll play. #3 But haven’t played since 2016 and the fitness is… a work in progress. Will donate Wednesday.

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Can’t play but will donate. Good job Scotty.
Look forward to seeing photos and highlights (& lowlights😆)videos

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@theDJR has promised a live stream

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Coloured shirts have been unstoppable, couldn’t think of a common denominator though :wink:

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Canteen has been in touch. Thrilled we’ve chosen them for this years fundraiser and will send a stack of the canteen bandannas.

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Unlikely I’ll be able to make this one but I’ll donate some money once I’m working again around mid-Feb.

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Just checked in to say donated and shared the link on FB. Great stuff @scotty21

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Thanks mate. Awsome stuff. Got some goodies from canteen in the post yesterday so I’ll throw some out on the day.

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So you guys are all amazing.

Over a month till game day and 25% of the target reached

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My mate and i both played last year and are keen to go around again.

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Just donated. Great work Scotty.

No injuries please, and look forward to the match report.

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bump

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A month out.

Had my first training session for over 35s soccer on Wednesday. Was a struggle

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You’ll be “better for the run” as they say. The heat and a niggling little hip flexor injury is seriously restricting my cardio work right now tbh.

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