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 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...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

Camp kicks off for women’s Outback team

(Image provided by Bring It On Sports) Yesterday saw over 90 hopefuls report to Queensland for the first women’s national team training camp for the side that will compete at the 2017 IFAF Women’s World Championships. Gridiron Australia announced back in October that...
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