Gridiron Down Under

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...

PM Tony Abbott gives the National Team best wishes

A message from the Australian Prime Minister to the Australian Outback National Gridiron Team   Good to see everyone getting on board!

Matt McKie Aussie Team Picture Diary

Good friend of GridironDownunder, Croydon Ranger tight end Matt McKie is on the Australian Outback Team and is providing us with a picture diary of his work with the Australian Team. The Australian team arrived a few days ago at Ashland University and have been practising at Jack...

New Sense of Expectation Ahead of Australia

Keep the date July 2nd, 1999 in mind. In the fourth quarter, Quarterback David Ward throws an 11-yard TD pass to Scott Snowball, followed by a 27-yard field goal from Glenn Fenwick to help defeat Finland 10-7 in the 5th place game. Australia’s history at the IFAF World...

Schedule set for IFAF World Championships

A few days ago the website for the 2015 IFAF World Championships was launched along with the release of tickets for all the match days. We now have the schedule for the world championships and Australia will open up against South Korea: Thursday, July 9 Game 1: Australia vs....
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