Women in sport: Lesser-known competitions like roller derby flourish with popularity of women’s AFL

Women in sport: Lesser-known competitions like roller derby flourish with popularity of women’s AFL

Posted May 10, 2018 08:24:56 Photo: Roller derby is getting a boost from AFLW, players Nicole Linard and Allison Hadfield have found. (ABC Central Victoria: Stephanie Corsetti) Country women playing sport have become even more active since the high-profile launch of women’s AFL. Regional Victorian coaches are reporting more women …

Outback footy clubs spending thousands to play in their local competitions

Outback footy clubs spending thousands to play in their local competitions

Posted April 28, 2018 07:47:14 Photo: Benedicta Pindan says the cost of running a remote football team is huge. (ABC Kimberley: Emily Jane Smith) Related Story: How AFL is bringing new opportunities for women in remote Kimberley Related Story: Meet the Aboriginal women kicking goals Remote communities in Western Australia …