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 …

Japanese roller coaster glitch leaves passengers hanging for two hours

Japanese roller coaster glitch leaves passengers hanging for two hours

Updated May 02, 2018 14:12:21 Sixty-four passengers were left hanging in the air for up to two hours after a roller coaster made an emergency stop at Universal Studios in Japan. The amusement park said the Flying Dinosaur roller coaster’s two carriages stalled midway through the 1,100m ride, with riders …