Gridiron Down Under

Gridiron Victoria week 8 Results

Week 8 – Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st June Saturday 20th June – The Cove: Corio Community Reserve, 20 Hendy Street Corio (enter off Bogong) (Google Map) 10:30am Western Crusaders defeat South Eastern Predators 38-15 1:30pm Croydon Rangers defeat Geelong Buccaneers 9-6  ...

Baylor vs Cal game in Australia for 2016 opener?

There are multiple reports (Report One, Two & Three) coming out of the USA that the Baylor is looking to play its 2016 opening game in Australia. The Cal Bears are named as the most likely opponent at this stage but Baylor also have a non-conference slate (according to...

SEN NFL Podcast EP01

SEN NFL Podcast EP01 SEN 1116 in Melbourne has launched a brand new NFL podcast, hosted by James and Richard from the Croydon Rangers Gridiron Club in Gridiron Victoria. Be sure to catch up with the boys each week and get a dose of NFL knowledge from a couple of Aussie boys....

DT Jesse Williams cleared for light training

Jesse Williams has been cleared to return to training but doctors have limited him to light cardio and lifting weight under 20 pounds. Williams was diagnosed with Papillary Type 2 cancer last month after blood in his urine prompted a visit to Seahawks trainers, which quickly led...

Halfway mark for Gridiron Victoria

Gridiron Victoria is at the half way point of the season and in division 1 each of the teams have played each other once. The Monash Warriors are on top of the ladder with a 5-1 record with the Croydon Rangers, Geelong Buccaneers  and South Eastern Predators right behind them at...

Gridiron Victoria week 7 Results

Week 7 – Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th June Saturday 13th June – Victoria Park, Military Drive Ballarat (Google Maps) 10:30am Pakenham Silverbacks defeat Ballarat Falcons 43-0 1:30pm Bendigo Dragons defeat Northern Raiders 28-0   Sunday 14th June – Sydney Pargeter Reserve,...

IFAF wants to participate in 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Gridiron at the Olympic games… or maybe it will be Chess, Orienteering or Tug of War. The International Federation of American Football (IFAF) is taking the next step and applying to have gridiron become a part of the 2020 Summer Olympic Games to be held in Tokyo. There are...

OTA Photos of Jordan Berry at Steelers Camp

Having a great time hitting balls in Pittsburgh with the @steelers https://t.co/wkYxfE92fO — Jordan Berry (@JBerryEKU) June 12, 2015   Big thanks to Pro Kick Australia for the photos, you can learn more about Pro Kick Australia on their Facebook Page.

Jarryd Hayne heading back to Australia for foot surgery

Jarryd Hayne will return to Australia to have surgery once he finishes mini camp with the San Francisco 49ers this week. Hayne will undergo minor surgery in Sydney once he returns, as a cyst has developed on the arch of his foot. Hayne has stated he will only need a few days to...

Tas open day and EOI for Officials

Gridiron Tasmania have announced two open days for people who are interested in playing Gridiron on Apple Isle. Hobart – 21st of June at Carnelian Bay, 1-3pm Launceston – 28th of June at Royal Park, 1-3pm   GT are going into their second season and will be...