AFL Women’s

Rawlings selected for AFL’s inaugural Female Umpiring Academy

Victoria Rawlings

The AFL has this week launched the National Female Umpiring Academy. The new Academy is designed to create a pathway for young female umpires and to increase the number of female umpires officiating in both the Toyota AFL Premiership Season and

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Youth Girls squad announced ahead of upcoming series with Tasmania

Alexia Hamilton

The AFL NSW/ACT Youth Girls squad has been finalised ahead of the two upcoming matches with Tasmania. Selected following talent camps held throughout the early part of 2018 and the recent Northern Academy Series in Coffs Harbour, the squad of

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Youth Girls Northern Academy Series wrap up

Youth Girls Northern Academy Series

The AFL NSW/ACT Youth Girls Academy players competed in the Northern Academy Series over the weekend in Coffs Harbour. Split into two squads – the Sydney Swans and the GWS GIANTS – the Under 18s players took on the Brisbane

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Teams announced for Youth Girls Northern Academy Series

Youth Girls Norther Academy Series

The AFL NSW/ACT Youth Girls Academy players will travel to Coffs Harbour this weekend to compete in the Youth Girls Northern Academy Series. Split into two sides based on the regions in which they live, the players will contest as

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Gum Runner-Up, three locals named All Australians

AFLW All Australian

Courtney Gum has finished as the equal runner-up Best and Fairest at the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Awards in Melbourne overnight. Western Bulldogs Premiership player, Emma Kearny took home the coveted prize with 15 votes overall, while Gum, Dana Hooker (Fremantle)

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Gum wins AFLPA MVP and Farrugia ranks as Captain

Courtney Gum

Two AFL Women’s players from New South Wales have today ranked among the best of the best at the AFLW Players Association Awards. Greater Western Sydney Giants midfielder, Courtney Gum has been rewarded for her outstanding debut AFLW season with

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AFLW Winter Series announced for north-eastern states

In a move set to broaden the standard of AFL Women’s football in the north-eastern states, the GWS GIANTS today announced the implementation of a Second-Tier Representative Program known as the ‘AFLW Winter Series’, in partnership with the AFL, AFL

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Woomeras and Medleys begin Leadership Program

The 2018 AFL Medleys and Rio Tinto AFL Woomeras Leadership Program began today, with six players from the New South Wales and ACT region in attendance. Kanayla Clayton (Sydney), Maleah Waters-Holten (Kempsey) and Mattarley Kelly-Scholes (Kempsey) join the program as

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Farrugia Roars onto the pages of Lane’s new book

Amanda Farrugia

AFL commentator and writer, Samantha Lane recently released Roar, her book dedicated to the celebration of women’s footy and the characters who play within it. With an entire chapter dedicated to her story, AFL NSW/ACT’s Amanda Farrugia speaks with Lane

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GIANTS AFLW: Back in Blacktown

GIANTS AFLW

Reigning NAB AFL Women’s Premiers, the Adelaide Crows will come to Blacktown International Sportspark this Sunday, February 25 to take on the GWS GIANTS as the AFLW returns to Sydney’s West. Coming off a stellar performance where they outplayed Collingwood

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