Gridiron Down Under

NGL continues its push toward maiden season

The National Gridiron Leauge (NGL) appeared on the Australian gridiron communities’ radar about a year ago and have continued to make public announcements as they push towards the inaugural 2016 season. If you are unaware, the NGL comprises 8 teams based in Queensland and New...

Hunter Gridiron League kick off on Saunday

The Hunter Gridiron League which was announced back in January will kick off on Sunday at Walters Park, Speers Point starting from 1pm. The Hunter Gridiron Leauge is a four team, seven week, 9 on 9 gridiron competition based in Newcastle, the four teams taking part are: Cannons...

The National Gridiron League announce Australian combine

The National Gridiron League has announced it will hold its first Australian combine on the 24th April 2016, at Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast. The NGL has said on a number of occasions they are looking for around 10 local players to be a part of each team and it would...

Where is the LGL headed?

For any sport to thrive and grow (especially a minority one such as ours taking place outside of its country of origin) I believe that the active participation of women is a non-negotiable aspect. Sports like Basketball thrive worldwide because gender is no barrier. It’s simple...

Ladies Gridiron League on Foxtel

About 6 months ago the Ladies Gridiron League (LGL) held a Tri-Nations tournament at at Melbourne’s State Netball and Hockey Centre where New Zealand was the winner defeating the USA in the final. Some time ago the LGL announced that they have done a deal with Foxtel channel...

Who is the NGL?

The NGL appeared on my radar when a fried liked the NGL’s Facebook page and I thought to myself “Who is trying to cash in on Gridiron now…” According to an story that is on smh.com.au written by Beth Newman the NGL managing partner is Marcin Soluch who has...

What is AXG?

Facebook makes a page like suggestion for the Australian Extreme Gridiron or AXG Facebook page, “What the hell?” I ask. After the LGL and LFL joke I am thinking what is this crap, someone else trying to cash in on Gridiron is Australia. The below is direct from the...

LGL and Foxtel channel Aurora come to agreement

PRESS RELEASE LADIES GRIDIRON LEAGUE SIGNS TV BROADCAST DEAL WITH ALL AUSTRALIAN CHANNEL AURORA ON FOXTEL LGL HQ are proud to announce that we have signed on with the Aurora Channel to broadcast our LGL Tri Nations series in July and our first inaugural season in November. Aurora...