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WELCOME



Arniston Rangers Youth Football Club (ARYFC) currently has in the region of 200 kids playing for us between the ages of 5 and 17. It's a number that's growing rapidly each year as we get our name in the community and of course, as Gorebridge and the wider area grow. 


Our Cherokee's (2011-2012s) train once a week with all other age groups training twice a week.  There's games across the weekend for all age groups from 2010 upwards, with Gore Glen being a great place to watch football each weekend.  The club are also very excited to have a girls section now created, bringing additional players to the club.


Click on the Squads page for more info on each team.


In recent years the number of 'new recruits' has grown substantially ….. and will grow even more during 2018 with the club having a home of its own at Gore Glen Pavilion and the exciting new development planned in 2018 for Arniston Park .  The next phase will hopefully see ARYFC have boys and girls teams running right through the youth age groups, and beyond.


Updated 5th Jan 2018

 

***** NEWS  *****

 

24th May 2018


** We came 1st **

We are delighted to announce that we bagged £1,500 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme.


Bags of Help is run in partnership with environmental charity Groundwork, and sees grants raised from the sale of carrier bags awarded to thousands of local community projects every year. greenspace scotland is working with Groundwork to provide support to communities in Scotland.


This grant will allow the club to purchase much needed 5-a-side goals.


Thanks to everyone who supported the club by voting.



23rd May 2018


** Privacy Notice -- updated to support the GDPR EU directive **

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is an EU law that comes into affected on 25th May - to meet the requirements, ARYFC have now added details of our Privacy Notice to our website.


Click on the Privacy Policy page for more information  



18th May 2018


*** Exciting News *** 


The Club got confirmation that work will start on the Arniston Park extension and resurfacing on 11th June.


This follows months of fund raising, grand and planning applications and working with various parties to give our kids a facility worth shouting about.


The Club would like to thank everyone involved in helping us.  This is again a massive step forward for the Club as we grow at pace, and for the boys and girls in our area to finally have a new facility they can be proud of.



30th March 2018


Coalfields Award Offer 


Great news - ARYFC have secured an Award Offer which allows the club to purchase 7-a-side goals for the new 9-a-side games, and other much needed equipment.




Big thanks to Coalfields for their continued support. 



27th March 2018


** Football Pitches **


Good news for the playing pitches. It was a unanimous decision by the Councillors to retain the pitches, which is just great.... common sense won today!


1st March 2018


*** TESCO Bags of Help - Cast Your Vote for ARYFC ***



ARYFC has been shortlisted to receive community funding towards sports equipment via the TESCO Bags of Help initiative.



Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of up to £4,000, up to £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stores awarded to local community projects. greenspace scotland is working with Groundwork to provide support to communities in Scotland.



Three groups in every Tesco region have been shortlisted to receive the cash award and shoppers are being invited to head along to Tesco stores to vote for who they think should take away the top grant.


Voting is open at the following Tesco stores from 1st March to 30th April. You'll be asked to cast your vote using a token given to you at the check-out in store each time you shop.

Dalkeith Hardengreen Superstore (EH22 3PP)
Bonnyrigg Rosewell Express (EH19 3PA)

Please cast your vote each time you shop - and make that vote count for ARYFC



5th January 2018


Happy New Year from all at Arniston Rangers Youth Football Club


Training resumes wc 08/01 - coaches will confirm via their usual communication methods.



THINGS TO REMEMBER

 

Calling new players


Arniston Rangers YFC are looking for players to bolster our squads and in particular our 2006 and 2008 age groups. Based in Gorebridge, Arniston Rangers YFC are a rapidly growing Community Club. Our players train twice a week for these age groups, with fully qualified coaches and additional goalkeeping training available. With new facilities coming in 2017 we’re keen to encourage as many youngsters as we can to enjoy football. If you’d like to join, e-mail us at arnistonrangersyfc@gmail.com


 

McQueen Legal - Donation to ARYFC for Services Used


Selling/buying a home, looking to create a will, download this voucher from McQueen Legal and they will donate £25 per service that is valid for this offer.


Click here to download the voucher

 


*** ARYFC Donations Page Now Available ***


As a club we continue to look to raise money for the upgrade of Arniston Park to a 7-a-side pitch, with pavillion including a toilet.....if you wish to make a donation, 


Click here for our Donations Page

EVENTS

 

** Saturday 16th June 2018 **

Gorebridge Gala Day


More details to follow





Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation

SCIO Name: Arniston Rangers Youth Football Club

SCIO Number: SC046210

Click here to link to OSCR details