Horse archery brings out the warrior in a person and gives pony clubs a another string to their bow – ABC Rural

Horse archery brings out the warrior in a person and gives pony clubs a another string to their bow – ABC Rural

Horse archery is getting up a gallop as interest in its warrior-like appeal helps to rein in the decline in pony club memberships. South Australian Bianca Stawiarski, a horse archery competitor and trainer, said part of the reason the sport was gaining momentum was its warrior-like appeal to young men. …

Australian Ninja Warrior star Jack Wilson signs on to help fight chronic Indigenous obesity

Australian Ninja Warrior star Jack Wilson signs on to help fight chronic Indigenous obesity

Posted April 28, 2018 12:32:51 Related Story: Health and education mould an Aboriginal mentor Related Story: Four things Australia could do to tackle the obesity crisis Reality television star Jack Wilson is helping a regional New South Wales Indigenous co-operative to arrest soaring rates of obesity in its members. Originally …

Australia should be wary of the rise of the ‘warrior cop’, with military-style weapons to match

Australia should be wary of the rise of the ‘warrior cop’, with military-style weapons to match

Posted April 06, 2018 13:22:11 Photo: Victoria Police have flagged the possibility of arming frontline officers with military-grade rifles to “better support” police. (AAP: James Ross) Heightened concerns over terrorism and claims of an escalation in gun-related crime have led to calls for Australian police to gain more widespread access …