Sports Focus Physiotherapy – Official Club Physios for 2019

Sports Focus Physiotherapy have returned to NSM and Northbridge FC as the official providers of physiotherapy services in 2019.

Discounts apply for club members.  Call Matt or Ben at Sports Focus Physio 99588986 or 99670013 for any enquiries

Coaches Wanted – NFC Academy Program & Casual Coaches

Northbridge FC Football Academy are looking for qualified football coaches to work within their program for the 2018/19 season.


Northbridge Academy Head Coaches

  • Coaches will be required to provide two training sessions and a weekly match for the approximately 26 weeks of the program Between February and September.
  • Coaches will be Head Coach for a female or male side competing in the Northern Suburbs FA competition.
  • Coaches are required minimum skill or game training certificate through the FFA.
  • Coaches will be remunerated depending on qualifications for the season.


Northbridge Academy Assistant Coaches

  • Coaches will be required to assist  the head coach in two training sessions and a weekly match for the approximately 26 weeks of the program Between February and September.
  • Coaches will be Assistant Coach for a female or male side competing in the Northern Suburbs FA Competition.
  • Coaches will provided the education and opportunity to look to take a team of their own after a years assisting / education.
  • Coaches will be volunteers for the season and provided education and pathways.


Northbridge Football Club Casual Coaches

  • Coaches can be provided with sessions for ages 2-12 during Morning, Afternoon and Day hours depending on availability.
  • Coaches will be remunerated per session based on their qualifications and experience.
  • Coaches can be provided with up to 20 hours per week depending on qualifications and experience.


 Benefits of Working With Northbridge Football Club As A Coach

  • Coaches will be educated and supported under the Northbridge and North Shore Mariners Vision & Philosophy.
  • Coaches will receive opportunities to attend courses and workshops as part of their position in the club.
  • Coaches have the opportunity to progress through the coaching pathway available at the club if they meet expectations throughout the year.



Contact with qualifications, experience and resume.


Positions are limited and will be selected as suitable candidates apply



Why Choose The Northbridge Academy


The Northbridge Academy is the most successful Academy on the North Shore.

1] It prepares more players for representative football than any other local Academy.

2] The Academy itself competes at the highest level and has produced many teams who have gone onto win local and state wide competitions. In 2018 the Academy had two teams in the Grand Finals of the prestigious Football NSW Champion of Champions Competition.

3] The Northbridge Academy also benefits from being the longest running Academy on the North Shore. With experience comes knowledge, we have learnt what works – and what doesn’t. We know what players and parents are looking for.

4] The Northbridge Academy links directly into the North Shore Mariners.
The Academy follows the Mariners Development Program.

5] Players moving between the two programs will be fully acquainted with the drills and playing styles. Each season more Academy players are being promoted to the North Shore Mariners.

6] Importantly the Northbridge Academy has a dedicated Technical Director.

Northbridge Academy Promises.

1] High quality, well accredited coaches working with the Academy Technical Director.
2] All teams share consistent and uniformed programs
3] Involvement in additional Competitions like The Kanga Cup, The FNSW State Cup and The Proctor Cup.
Younger age groups will also compete in the Mariners Cup.
4] Opportunities to train-on with the North Shore Mariners during season.
5] Realistic chances to be selected for the North Shore Mariners
6] Coach Education. All Academy and Mariners Coaches are part of the same coaching education program.

The Northbridge Academy is also directly linked to the Club’s own High Performance Training Program, ProZone.

Why ProZone.

ProZone is small group, high intensity training designed to help players develop skills and work on problem areas.
Having this type of Program on-site has a huge advantage.
It means the Academy and ProZone coaches will be working together to help the player meet his or her objectives.
The Team Coach and the ProZone Coach communicating and working together being a huge advantage to fast track skill development.

2019 Technical Director Appointed.

Northbridge FC welcomes our new Academy Technical Director. Freddie Seccombe [ FFA B License ]
Freddie has worked throughout Australia and Overseas at Academy and Representative level, most recently in 2018 – St George Under 20 Head Coach and Cranbrook Football Head Coach
Freddie has a passion for coaching and has visited the top clubs of Europe to enhance his football knowledge. Such clubs as Barcelona, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Ajax, Feyenoord, Inter Milan, Sporting Lisbon, Newcastle and The Nike Academy.

Having Freddie as a dedicated academy Technical Director, linking the Academy to NS Mariners program will only see the Club’s Academy get stronger in 2019.

Northbridge FC. 3 levels of football.

Northbridge FC is unique, a club that provides 3 levels of football. There was once a time no so long ago you would have to drive all over Sydney to find these choices. Thanks to a progressive Committee and dedicated coaches today you can find whatever you want for yourself or your family, it’s all available here on the Lower North Shore.

Simply click the link here for an outline of how it works. From social football all the way through to the national level.

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