Gridiron Down Under

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 in Canada… GV Div 2 week 1 results… Blake Hayes commits to Illinois… and More

Photo Credit : Elissa Manera Australian Women’s teams in Canada The Gridiron Australia Women’s National Team has arrived in Canada ahead of the IFAF Women’s World Championship which will kick off on the 24th of June. The Women’s Outback team began training camp...

The Vault Studio launch the “Going Local” podcast

The brains behind The Vault Studio have launched a second podcast following the success of their NFL Podcast. The Going Local podcast will be hosted by Jamie Stafford and Daniel Calvin Crighton with James Arthur who will sit in the producer’s chair. The show will focus on...

GW set for expansion

GW set for expansion There is a Titan on the horizon, straight out of the Swan Valley in Perth. The Gridiron West committee votes unanimously to allow the Swan City Titans to become the 8th club in the West. The Gridiron West committee votes unanimously to allow the Swan City...

Gridiron Queensland junior AGL champs

Photo Credit: Gridiron Australia Facebook Page The Gridiron Australia 2017 Junior AGL has been run and won by the Queensland Sundevils for the second time in a row. Gridiron Queensland was far too strong during the week-long championship winning all 4 of their games. New South...

GA appoint Jen Welter as national Women’s team Head Coach

Gridiron Australia announced yesterday that Dr Jen Welter has been appointed as the Australian Outback Women’s National Team head coach and will lead the Outback at the upcoming IFAF Women’s World Championship in Langley, British Columbia a province of Canada. Most gridiron...

IFAF Women’s Championship to be held in Canada

The 2017 IFAF Women’s World Championship will be held in Langley outside Vancouver, Canada during June and July of next year. The two previous championships have been held in Sweden and Finland with the USA winning both championships over Canada. Australia will be entering...

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...

Australia take on Austria for 5th place

Later today the Junior Australian Outback will take on the Austrian National team in a battle for 5th place in the 2016 IFAF Under 19 World Championships in Harbin, China. Australia is coming into the game with a 2-1 record which on paper looks good but the two victories were...
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