Summer Academy 2023/24 (Term 4 2023 & Term 1 2024)
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Summer Academy @ Fencibles| 2023 Term 4 & 2024 Term 1

Term 4 enrolments now open

The Academy is a stepping stone into the Fencibles players pathway for the 2024 season. The Academy targets players in the Skill Acquisition Phase (9th to 17th Grade +) and looks to build on their key skills and confidence in players ability to take the next step in their football journey. 

This year we are also bringing in experts to deliver specific athlete sessions so that our players learn the value of football holistics - these experts will deliver Strength and Conditioning, Dietary requirements, Speed & Mindfulness. 

JOIN US as we launch our Summer Academy during 2023 Term 4 & 2024 Term 1

The Academy is open to all players who have a desire to advance their footballing skills and each player will get 3 on field sessions each week, delivered over a 12 week period (with a break between term 4 2023 and Term 1 2024).  Players should expect to learn, be challenged and have a lot of fun. 

This is a unique opportunity for players to get a taste of the 'Fencies Way’ and gain exposure to a proven way of football development they may not have experienced previously.  This Academy is open to all members and non members of Fencibles, just click on the Sign-Up Now buttton

Calling all young, Auckland based footballers!

The Academy is a crucial platform for our players wanting to maximise their footballing goals & aspirations.

The Coaches- (Click here for the coaches bio)

Marty Rodwell - Director of Football

Simon Motie- Womens First Team Coach & U18 Females National League Coach

Darryl Hamilton- Development Manager & TDP Coach

Michael Poulopoulos (Mikey P) - Academy & TDP Coach

Adam Thomas - Academy & TDP Coach

Roy Dsouza - TDP Coach and Strenght & Conditioning Coach

Sam Lonergan - Academy & TDP Coach

Sam Jones - Academy & TDP Coach

Rosie Missen - Fencibles Womens 1st team player/Assistant Coach and ex Newcastle United 1st Team player

David Hough- NZ Skills Centre & Academy Coach

Taylor Bell- Academy & TDP Coach

Michael Hough- NZ Skills Centre & Academy Coach

Professionally designed programme 

Key Elements of The Academy @ Fencibles Summer Academy

  • 3x contacts per week (the price is based on 2 session a week, with a bounce 3rd session). 
  • 12-18 Player to coach ratio (depending on the age).
  • Delivered by qualified specialists with experience in High Performance environments.
  • Player workshops
  • Intro to video analysis
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Club exchanges
  • Dietary support workshops
  • Speed Development
  • Finishing techniques 
  • The U17/19s will be made up of this years NRFL players and the U23s will be made up by current reserve and First Team players. Both grades will be invitational only- if you wish to participate, please contact Marty- Click HERE

Programme Details

Spaces are limited per age groups so register quickly so you don't miss out.

This is a 12 week programme, beginning in term 4, on Tuesday 31st October and run until Friday 15th December then break over Christmas then start back on Tuesday 7th Feb - 8th March 2024

The training sessions will be on Tuesday, Thursday & Friday evenings at William Green Domain

Fee options (including a free Training shirt)

Term 4 & Term 1- $255.00 (regitrations open now)

Term 4 only- $170.00 (regitrations open now)

Term 1 only- $155.00 (registrations open 1st Jan 2024)

9th /10th grade have the option for twice per week (20% off the above prices) (regitrations open now)

Goalkeepers training on Tuesday or Thursdays, $120 or included with all full enrollments (regitrations open now)

Days & Times

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday- 3x sessions per week, thats less than $7.10 per session.

The Grades are based on the 2023 season ages.

  • 4.30pm- Open 9th - 12th Grade Boys and 9/10th & 11/12th Girls 
  • 4.30pm- Goalkeepers training - 10th, 11th and 12th Grade (Tues or Thurs)


  • 5.45pm-  (Navy/Red/white 12th), 13th, 14th 15th  & U17s Boys & 14/16th Girls
  • 5.45pm- Goalkeepers training- 13th, 14th and U17 boys and girls (Tues or Thurs)


  • 7.00pm-  U15s (NRFL & Champ) & U17s (NRFL, Champ & Conf) & 23s & Under 18 Youth Girls National League Squad- and are Invite Only.

The system will book you into you correct age group and we will update this after for anyone moving a session.

The free Academy training shirt can be collected at the first session.

‚ÄčTraining Top

All players registered for the Academy are required to wear the academy training shirt for all sessions. 

One training shirt is included in the registration fee, and additional gear is available for purchase. Need an extra training shirts can be purchased for $40.00 at the shop at William Green (club rooms)