Dorset County FA is pleased to announce that bookings are now OPEN for the 2023 Women’s World Cup Summer Celebration Festivals.
The festivals are open to County FA affiliated teams using the age groups from the 2022/23 season and players must have been registered with the club they have been entered with for the 2022/23 season.
The festivals offer Under 8 Girls, Under 10 Girls, Under 12 Girls, Under 14 Girls & Under 16 Girls age groups. All age groups will play 6 v 6 non-competitive football with each team allocated a WOMEN'S WORLD CUP 2023 country to represent at the event. RESPECT winners will be awarded across the weekend for the teams demonstrating RESPECT across players, coaches and spectators in addition to each player receiving a participation medal.
There will also be prizes for teams celebrating their allocated country, for example flags, banners and chants.
Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis so please apply early.
Saturday 3rd June
- Under 8 Girls – AM
- Under 10 Girls – AM (FULLY BOOKED)
- Under 12 Girls – PM (FULLY BOOKED)
Sunday 4th June
- Under 14 Girls – AM
- Under 16 Girls – PM
The County Ground, Hamworthy, BH15 4BF
ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED
All age groups will play 6 v 6 with a maximum of 10 players per squad. Cost of entry is £40 per team and your club will be invoiced through Zero once your place is confirmed (please use the invoice number as the payment reference).
Every team must have a named coach who has as a minimum: In-date FA DBS and FA Safeguarding Children Workshop. We recommend that every team also has a designated adult to support the coach on the day (who must also have an in-date FA DBS and FA Safeguarding Workshop/Safeguarding for All). A maximum of two officials per team will be allowed on the 3G pitch.