The Viking Challenge

The annual small-sided football tournament hosted by Great Lakes United Football Club




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The 2023 Viking Challenge will be held on March 4 & 5 and hosted in Forster-Tuncurry by Great Lakes United Football Club.



Team registrations will open on Friday the 16th of December 2022 and will close January 26, 2023 or when limits are reached.

The team fee is $650 which can only be paid via credit card (in the form below) or bank transfer.  Bank transfers need to be verified and processed, which may take 2-3 days longer than an online payment with credit card. Bank details are on the form.

Ensure you send through via email a copy of your deposit and reference name.

Division for the 2023 Viking Challenge

  • Open Men (Currently full)
  • Open Women (Maximum number of 48) 
  • Over 35 Men (Currently full)
  • Over 30 Women (Maximum number of 24)
  • Over 45 Men (Aiming for 12 or 16 teams, no in between)

Division numbers will be based on an even draw



Player registrations will open on January 16, 2023 – players must wait for their team to be accepted and put into the system before individual registrations are completed. IF NO TEAM IS SELECTED THE REGISTRATION WILL BE DECLINED!!!
Player registration will close February 14, 2023.

Players from outside of Northern NSW Football are required to seek sanction from their State Federation if they are a Registered Player Only.

Players from Football NSW can follow the link to attain their sanction. Football NSW Sanction Page


Please understand that things are subject to change in this current environment of COVID.

More details will be provided the closer we get to the event.  Please make sure you follow The Viking Challenge on Facebook for more up-to-date announcements.

The Viking Challenge Rules

You can download a copy of The Viking Challenge 2022 Rules and Regulations from 2022-GLUFC-Viking-Challenge-Rules-and-Regulations