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Active Fife Sports Development

Football is one of the most popular sports in the area with thousands of Fifer’s taking part every week. Fife Council’s Active Fife Team has a dedicated Football Development section that help to develop talent in young players and improve their opportunities. If you require any information about any our football programmes.

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Free Friday Night Football for 10 - 17 years olds

Turn up on your own or with friends and join in!

Football programmes

The Scottish FA along with Fife Council and other important partners work closely to help deliver over 100 weekly participation sessions throughout Fife. These sessions are delivered to kids from 18 months to 12 years old. All sessions are open to boys and girls of all abilities

Tot Kicks

(18 months – 3 years)

This exciting class uses a variety of fun inspired, interactive football games designed to help develop your childs basic moves and co-ordination. We insist that parents & carers be involved too!

Mini Kickers

(3 – 5 years)

The mini kickers programme provides boys and girls the opportunity to enjoy playing football and improve their football skills. Within a safe environment, kids can interact with one another and also get involved with small sided games.

Football Centres

(P1 – 7)

Our skills centres for primary age children continue to be fun and interactive, led by our fully qualified SFA coaches. FUN is at the forefront of all of our sessions, however our coaches will strive to challenge kids with new skills and new games. Team work and creativity is promoted at all times!

Fife Football Performance Academy

Fife Council provide a unique pathway for talented boys and girls in Fife. The academy programme is designed to put the child first.  Every session is delivered by qualified Fife Council/Scottish FA coaches. The regular sessions will provide the tools needed so every child can reach their full potential.

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Pitch hire

Whether it's indoors or outside, 11, 7 or 5 a side we've got the space!

Professional Club Community Partnership

Fife Council is working in partnership with our local professional clubs to support our communities by providing activities for all ages, from mini kickers to walking football, that help improve community togetherness along with individual health & wellbeing.  Check out what your local club has on offer:

Football Classes and Courses

  • Football Centres

    Kids Football Classes (Primary school age) 17:45 - 18:30 Age 5 - 8 18:30 - 19:15 Age 9 - 12
    Age group: Junior • Day: Tuesday, Wednesday • Time: 17:45 - 18:30 (Age 5 - 8) 18:30 - 19:15 (Age 9 - 12) • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.60

    Classes will take place from 24-Aug-21 to 06-Oct-21
    Balwearie High School Community Use, Balwearie Gardens, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY2 5LY

    communityuse.kirkcaldy@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583490
  • Mini Kickers

    Football Fun for nursery aged children (3-5 years - pre-school)
    Age group: Junior • Day: Friday • Time: 10:00 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.60

    Classes will take place from 05-Sep-21 to 03-Jul-22
    Levenmouth Academy Community Use, Methilhaven Road, Buckhaven, Leven, Fife KY8 1EA

    communityuse.levenmouth@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659353
  • Mini Kickers

    Junior Football 5-6 Years old.
    Age group: Junior • Day: Monday • Time: 1700 - 1745 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.60

    Classes will take place from 23-Aug-21 to 27-Jun-22
    Lochgelly High School Community Use, Station Road, Lochgelly, Fife KY5 8LZ

    communityuse.lochgelly@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583493
  • Mini Kickers

    3-5 Years Old
    Age group: Junior • Day: Friday • Time: 1700 - 1745 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.60

    Classes will take place from 23-Aug-21 to 27-Jun-22
    Lochgelly High School Community Use, Station Road, Lochgelly, Fife KY5 8LZ

    communityuse.lochgelly@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583493
  • Football Centres

    Football Fives
    Age group: Junior • Day: Friday • Time: 1900 - 2100 • Cost: Free

    Classes will take place from 23-Aug-21 to 27-Jun-22
    Lochgelly High School Community Use, Station Road, Lochgelly, Fife KY5 8LZ

    communityuse.lochgelly@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583493
  • Mini Kickers

    Mini Kickers class for 3 to 4 year olds. With the right balance of coaching and play, the sessions allow young minds to pick up new skills in their own time, whilst providing opportunities for practice in small-sided matches. It also helps children develop core movements of agility, balance and co-ordination and football specific themes and techniques. Children are encouraged to interact with one another to develop skills in rules and boundaries, respect, teamwork and fair play.
    Age group: Junior • Day: Saturday • Time: 10:15-11:30 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.60

    Classes will take place from 21-Aug-21 to 09-Oct-21
    Waid Community Use Campus, St Andrews Road, Anstruther, Fife KY10 3GY

    communityuse.waid@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659355
  • Mini Kickers

    This Class is for 4 to 5 year olds. With the right balance of coaching and play, the sessions allow young minds to pick up new skills in their own time, whilst providing opportunities for practice in small-sided matches. It also helps children develop core movements of agility, balance and co-ordination and football specific themes and techniques. Children are encouraged to interact with one another to develop skills in rules and boundaries, respect, teamwork and fair play.
    Age group: Junior • Day: Saturday • Time: 10:15-11:30 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.60

    Classes will take place from 21-Aug-21 to 09-Oct-21
    Waid Community Use Campus, St Andrews Road, Anstruther, Fife KY10 3GY

    communityuse.waid@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659355
  • Mini Kickers

    This Class is for children in P1 to P7. With the right balance of coaching and play, the sessions allow young minds to pick up new skills in their own time, whilst providing opportunities for practice in small-sided matches. It also helps children develop core movements of agility, balance and co-ordination and football specific themes and techniques. Children are encouraged to interact with one another to develop skills in rules and boundaries, respect, teamwork and fair play.
    Age group: Junior • Day: Saturday • Time: 11:15-12:00 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.60

    Classes will take place from 21-Aug-21 to 09-Oct-21
    Waid Community Use Campus, St Andrews Road, Anstruther, Fife KY10 3GY

    communityuse.waid@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659355