The ADFA Vikings have represented the Academy in the sport of Football (soccer) since 1986, shortly after the Academy was established. Over the past eighteen years the club has grown to become one of the largest in the academy, fielding an impressive six teams this year in the Canberra Capital Football competitions.
The aim of the ADFA Vikings is to encourage a positive team atmosphere and foster the development of young football players during their period of study at the Academy. The club prides itself on its inclusive nature, club spirit and determination while offering officer cadets and midshipman at the Academy the opportunity to make friends and develop their teamwork skills while playing against teams from all around the Canberra region.
In addition to the on field action, the Viking’s also accommodate for first time players and have an active social scene. Throughout the year the club gets involved in a number of functions which attracts whole Academy participation.