Gridiron Down Under

Gridiron Australia announce women’s National Team

Photo Credit: Elissa Manera Gridiron Australia announced the Women’s Outback Team that will travel to Canada to take part in the IFAF 2017 Women’s World Championships. Last week Gridiron Australia released the 2017 Sponsorship Packages available for potential...

Australia blow out Tahiti

The Gridiron Australia Development squad have finished off their tour of Tahiti with a massive win over the host team to the tune of 82-6. This was after the Australian team defeated American Samoa 40-14 earlier in the week. Touchdown were scored by: Liam Bennett with 3 Ben Gough...

Australia defeat American Samoa

The Gridiron Australia development teams have defeated American Samoa to the tune of 40-14 in the second game of the inaugural Tahitian Festival of American Football. In the first game of the festival American Samoa defeated Tahiti 52-12 in which American Samoan receiver Ryan...

Australian Outback depart for Tahiti

The Australian Outback Men’s Development squad will depart for Tahiti tomorrow morning for two matches in the coming weeks. A trip that was announced back in December last year will see the development squad play two matches against: July 27th – Australia Vs American...

Gridiron Australia announce the Australian Outback Tahiti Tour

Gridiron Australia announced earlier in the year that they would travel to Tahiti to play their national team. On the Gridiron Australia Facebook page more detail was provided today about the trip which is below: Gridiron Australia would like to announce that this year’s...

60 invited the 2017 Womens National Selection Camp

(Photo from Gridiron Australia Facebook Page) Gridiron Australia have announced that they have invited 60 players to the 2017 Womens National Selection Camp where they will fight for a place on the Australian Outback Womens National Team who will compete in the 2017 IFAF Womens...

Junior Outback Training Squad announced Victoria gets Snubbed

On behalf of Gridiron Australia (GA) the Australian Junior Outback Facebook page announced the first round of selections for the Junior Outback Training Squad team. The Junior Outback team will be off to China in July 2016 which were awarded the Under 19 World Championships by...

GA Announces game against Tahiti

Gridiron Australia have announced on their Facebook page the men’s national team the Outback will play a one off friendly against Tahiti in July 2016. This will be the first time the two teams have played, it was also the first I heard that Tahiti played football. Gridiron...

Channeling Confidence: Australia-France Preview

How the times can change; the humble Australian Outback teams of years past versus a European side such as the French would have most likely had you thinking of a lopsided result in favour of the latter. Things are different now, and as of right now in this IFAF World...

Matt McKie Aussie team diary Part 2

On the 4th of July the Australian Team had a join team practice with the USA national team as a part of the preparations for the 2015 IFAF World Championships. This practice was held at Akron University which is where the USA team is based for its preparations, after practice the...
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