Suncorp NetSetGO rules for modified game play
Suncorp NetSetGO rules and equipment have been modified to cater for 5-10-year-olds.
Goal post: 2.4m (8ft) in height
Ball: Size 4
Match duration: 4 x 10 minute quarters
Players should experience all positions over the course of the program/season
Time to pass the ball: Five seconds
Centre pass: The initial centre pass will be taken by the team who won the toss and all other centre passes shall be taken by the team that did not score the last goal.
Stepping: Shuffling on the spot to regain balance is allowed providing participants don’t move down the court.
Defending: “One-on-one” defence. Players may defend a shot at goal.
Obstruction: A player must defend from a distance no less than 1.2m (4 ft).
Substitutions: The game time should be evenly distributed amongst all players. A team may make unlimited substitutions at intervals or at any time during play.
The procedure for making a substitution during play is:
- Before entering the court, the substitute shall tag the player leaving the court.
- Both the substitute and the player leaving the court shall not interfere with the play during the substitution process.
- Both the substitute and the player leaving the court shall observe the Offside rule when leaving or entering the court.
- Players should be substituted into either only attack positions or only defence positions for the duration of the game.
Scoring: Scores may be kept but no ladder produced. No finals matches should be played. Each participant in the competition should be given a memento of participation e.g. a medal.