Gridiron Down Under

Gridiron NSW Women’s Week 1 Wrap Up

Well, what an exciting and WARM day back for the first round of 2017! The GNSW Women’s competition was held at two separate venues, one down south at Ziems Park hosted by the Wollongong Mustangs and the other at UNSW David Phillips, home of the UNSW Raiders. Excitement,...

PREGAME: Australia v Finland play for 5th place

The last 18 days of Outback camp and IFAF Women’s World Championships (WWC) tournament has been a roller coaster journey for not only the players, but also the coaches and the support staff. There isn’t one person who has been a part of this squad for the last 18 months w...

Outback go down to Mexico in the WWC on match day 2

Photo Credit : Geoff White The lyrics to ‘You’re the Voice’ echo out of the Outback change room before heading out to the field to face the next opponent in the WWC, Mexico who have been a surprise entry into the competition – holding the reigning champions USA to a 29-0 in...

PREVIEW: The Outback Women take on Mexico

It’s the day after the Outback’s tough loss to Canada and the girls are back at work doing walk throughs and film review. The energy is strong among the girls, each of them looking to secure a starting spot on Tuesday when the Outback will take on Mexico. (Wednesday...

Australian Women’s Outback Arrive in Langley

Photo Credit: Elissa Manera Australian Women’s Outback Arrive in Langley The buzz around Trinity Western is electric. The Outback girls arrived today after a long week in camp at Simon Fraser University with 2-a-day practices, battling jetlag, cases of vertigo and lost...

The Australian Outback, one team? one dream…

For the first time in 30 years, women are starting to make their mark on Australian gridiron. But, is the Australian Outback program really, one team with one dream? We really need to talk gender equity for the women. Gridiron in Australia in itself is an unknown sport, yet it...