THAMES VALLEY FESTIVAL OF FOOTBALL

Saturday 9th July 2022 and Sunday 10th July 2022

On behalf of Barton Rovers F.C., we would like to invite you to enter teams into our Annual Football Tournament, held once again at the home of Barton Rovers F.C. Little Heath School, Turnhams Farm, Tilehurst, Reading.

As always entry will be on a first come first served basis and to ensure participation, please make your purchase by clicking the button below. To avoid any disappointment please complete your entry as soon as possible.

Entry is £40 per team apart from the Women’s teams where the entry is £50.00. Please note that entry fees are non-returnable in the event of the Tournament having to be cancelled due to the weather or circumstances outside of the Club’s control. An exception to this is where Government Regulations apply in respect of the Coronavirus in which case, entries will be refunded less a handling fee.

THE CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES IS 1 JUNE 2022

We aim to provide a Tournament that is both well co-ordinated and enjoyed by all that participate, and we will be catering for:

A.M. SATURDAY 9 JULY 2022

Mixed U6’s: 5 a side          (9 in a squad)  Registration @ 8.30 a.m., games commence @ 9.00 a.m.

Mixed U7’s: 5 a side          (9 in a squad)  Registration @ 8.30 a.m., games commence @ 9.00 a.m.

Mixed U8’s: 5 a side          (9 in a squad)  Registration @ 8.30 a.m., games commence @ 9.00 a.m.

P.M. SATURDAY 9 JULY 2022

Mixed U9’s: 6 a side          (9 in a squad)  Registration @ 1.30 p.m., games commence @ 2.00 p.m.

Mixed U10’s: 6 a side          (9 in a squad)  Registration @ 1.30 p.m., games commence @ 2.00 p.m.

Mixed U11’s: 6 a side          (9 in a squad)  Registration @ 1.30 p.m., games commence @ 2.00 p.m.

A.M. SUNDAY 10 JULY 2022

Mixed U12’s: 6 a side          (8 in a squad)  Registration @ 8.30 a.m., games commence @ 9.00 a.m.

Mixed U13’s: 6 a side          (8 in a squad)  Registration @ 8.30 a.m., games commence @ 9.00 a.m.

Mixed U14’s: 6 a side          (8 in a squad)  Registration @ 8.30 a.m., games commence @ 9.00 a.m.

P.M. SUNDAY 10 JULY 2022

Mixed U15’s : 5 a side          (7 in a squad)  Registration @ 1.30 p.m., games commence @ 2.00 p.m.

Womens : 5 a side          (7 in a squad)  Registration @ 1.30 p.m., games commence @ 2.00 p.m.

Under 6’s will be played on a non-competitive basis with medals provided for each player. All other age groups will, where numbers permit, be in a competitive League format bringing the top two teams of each league into the Main Trophy Knock Out Competition, remaining League teams will enter a Consolation Plate Knock Out Competition.

Age Groups are as per the 2021 – 2022 season. All players must have been under their respective ages before 31 August 2021 e.g. Under 9’s = under 9 years old on 31 August.

Our tournament is sanctioned by the Berks & Bucks F.A. Entry is limited to Clubs/Teams which are affiliated to their local County F.A. Contracted Academy players are not permitted to play at the tournament and any found to be representing a team will be reported to their contracted Club.

Best wishes.

Craig North

Tournament Director