Women’s ACL injury reduction becomes cross-code goal

Miranda Ohara puts Jess Wuetschner through injury risk reduction training

EMMA DILLON There are many barriers for women participating in elite level sport; most female athletes need to work to supplement their playing income, access to facilities is often arranged to accommodate men’s fixtures, and media coverage remains … [Read more...]

So close and yet so far for some athletes

    SAKARA BELL ERIN SEMMLER For every athlete who made it to the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, there are scores whose hopes have been dashed by last minute injuries and other obstacles. After years of preparation, … [Read more...]

Golden girls the winning formula for Australian rugby

JESS BEER One year on since their Gold Medal performance in Rio, our women’s Rugby Sevens squad has competing Australian codes fearing for their talent pools. From touch football, rugby league, basketball and track and field, our ‘golden … [Read more...]

Aussie girls win inaugural Sevens gold

    Australia have won the first ever Rugby Sevens Olympic Gold Medal following a 24-17 win over New Zealand in Rio. The Australians entered the contest as strong favourites following comprehensive group stage victories and a … [Read more...]

Brumbies fall at last hurdle in Super Rugby final

BENJAMIN SCOTT The Chiefs have won back-to-back Super Rugby titles after defeating the ACT Brumbies 27-22 in a thrilling fashion last Saturday night. Tagged as 'underdogs' going into the game, the Brumbies proved why they should be in finals as … [Read more...]