Author: Årsta Swans

Årsta Swans are an Australian Football club based in Stockholm. Come along and play or support; we have something to offer everyone.

Start of pre-season training for the Swans!

The time is finally upon us; pre-season training!

We’ll start of light with 5 bookings in the Alfa Laval hall in Tumba:

  • 2017-01-22, 16:00 – 18:00
  • 2017-01-29, 16:00 – 18:00
  • 2017-02-05, 16:00 – 18:00
  • 2017-02-12, 16:00 – 18:00
  • 2017-02-19, 16:00 – 18:00

The training sessions are held together with SAFF so we’re hopefully getting good numbers so we can run good drills, so get your boots on!

Pre season kicks 2016
A snap from last pre-season

If you’re not currently a member, but you’re keen to try out footy, hit us up via the contact form, via our Facebook group, or our Facebook page. The sessions are open for everyone!

Swedish Cup 2014 poster

Swans going to the Swedish Cup

This upcoming weekend, 14th-15th of June, the Swedish Cup will be played down in Jönköping, and it promises to be a great competition with a great line-up of teams!

The Swans is looking to bring a strong line-up to the fields of Jönköping, and will combine forces with Solna, to find good numbers travelling down. If you’re keen to watch some great footy, and happen to have your way by ELMIA in Jönköping, come down and cheer for the Swans!

Swans back in action this weekend

After bye (rain) comes game time (sunshine) as the old saying goes!

After a bye weekend for the Swans, where some squad members has had the chance to recuperate from minor knocks, and some players participated in the Swedish Elks vs. Stockholm Dynamite game, it’s finally footy time again!

This Friday will see the Swans go head to head with Södermalm blues at the JCG, in what promises to be a thrilling clash between a young and promising Swans squad and an established Söder squad. The Swans will prepare throughly with training on Tuesday, and a light session on Thursday.

Ball up is 18:30 (Friday) at the JCG, come down and support the Swans!

Players: Sign up for the 2014 season

Just a friendly reminder to all the players, that hasn’t filled in the team sheet yet, to fill in their details as soon as possible. The club will be ordering the new kits soon, if you want to make sure your number is available in your size, and that you get all the player e-mails it’s time to sign the sheet!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1SarRM-Q4wiUfWdL6XUN3CRWnAzYmBpFxWe6vA9Fjay8/viewform

Shop for Årsta gear

The club has set up a Spreadshirt shop where supporters, and players, can stock up on Årsta Swans gear! The shop has been integrated into the homepage and can be found in the top menu, or by going directly to the Spreadshirt shop.

If you feel that something is missing in the shop, don’t hesitate to tell us what you feel is missing!
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Happy shopping!

The Swans launch a new webpage design

2014 promises to be an exciting season! To mark the new year the Swans has not only gone with a new logo but is now also launching a new look to their webpage. The club hopes that the new webpage is more informative, and easier to navigate then the previous design, even though that design has served its purpose well.

The new design is still evolving, and content is still being created to bring out the maximum potential of the design, so watch this space for further changes and updates around the Swans!

Also, please don’t be afraid to give us feedback on what you think could be improved!

Three Årsta players makes it into the Elks

The club was delighted as three Årsta players made it into the Swedish Elks line-up for the 2014 International cup in Melbourne, which was announced this Saturday by AFL Sweden!

Jonas Birgén, Dan Koinberg, and Mattis Kvarnström made it into a very strong squad, and the club knows they’ll do well in representing Sweden during the year!

The full squad announcement can be seen below.
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