Thursday, September 21, 2017
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The Heartbeat of Football are conducting FREE Heart Health Checks

The Heartbeat of Football, in conjunction with Sutherland Shire Football Association, will be conducting FREE Heart Health Checks :   SUNDAY 30TH APRIL KAREELA SOCCER FIELDS 10.00am TO 2.00pm   Please come along and get your FREE health heart check.  [...]

April 19, 2017 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

Management Of Concussion In Sport

The issue of concussion is one that affects a wide variety of sports across all levels, from amateur games right up to elite athletes. Quite rightly it is a topic that has received greater attention in recent times as coaches, [...]

February 28, 2017 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

Concussion Study

The SSFA is pleased to support The University of Sydney as it undertakes a research study to develop Knowledge of Concussion in the Sporting Community. All interested parties are invited to take part in this study; that will help to [...]

September 2, 2016 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries, Football News

Sylvania Heights FC to benefit from the donation of a defibrillator from the Marc Arcuri Foundation.

Marc Arcuri , who played for Austral FC in South west Sydney ,  died tragically in July 2014  after suffering heart complications during a football match. He was just 15 years old. The Marc Arcuri Cup, a six a side [...]

April 21, 2016 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries, Football News

FNSW Pink Slip Campaign

If you’re looking to get back into shape for the 2016 season, please take a few minutes to watch this video posted to the FNSW home page.  It’s all part of the new Pink Slip campaign.  A new video will [...]

March 14, 2016 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries, Football News

Choosing The Right Football Boots

The start of the football season often means new boots. Finding the right boot is important for both comfort and injury prevention The following tips will help you decide on the boot that is best for you.  Upper A lot [...]

February 24, 2016 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

Women in Football: Are Female Footballers More Susceptible To Injury?

Football as a sport for women is continuing to gain momentum and becoming an ever-increasing first choice of sport for young girls. In fact, FIFA reports that 10% of the footballing population is female, which equates to approximately 29 million [...]

July 7, 2015 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

Dealing with Ankle Sprains

Ankle sprains are one of the most common sports injuries in football. A sudden jolt or twist can overstretch and tear the supporting ligaments of the joint. Early treatment of a sprained ankle can help to speed recovery and minimize [...]

April 9, 2015 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

Sydney Football Injury Specialists

Jubilee is home to the Young Socceroos Physiotherapist and are the Official Physiotherapists to Sutherland Sharks FC and the Sutherland Shire Football Association. They are specialists in football injury rehabilitation and are able to get you back to playing the [...]

May 30, 2014 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

FFA Concussion Guidelines

The following link is to a document that sets out the guiding principles and provides general advice regarding the management of concussion in football in Australia. Link to FFA Concussion Guidelines URL: www.footballaustralia.com.au/site/_content/document/00001428-source.pdf The Guidelines have been produced by Football Federation [...]

May 14, 2014 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries