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 …

Keith’s Diesel and Dirt Derby draws thousands to country town

Keith’s Diesel and Dirt Derby draws thousands to country town

Posted March 25, 2018 16:01:15 Photo: Despite being only a few years old, Keith’s Diesel and Dirt Derby now hosts more than 11,000 spectators. (Supplied: Jenny Aitken) Only a few years old and Keith’s annual Diesel and Dirt Derby has grown to host more than 11,000 people — swelling the …