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Jesaulenko Internship seeks to diversify coaching opportunities

Alex Jesaulenko Internship

Alex Jesaulenko was born in Austria in late 1945, shortly after the Second World War ended in Europe. His parents were Russian and Ukrainian and the family immigrated to Australia in 1949. Alex lived in Canberra playing Rugby and Soccer

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Slow-burn Giant finally making his mark

Jeremy Finlayson

Originally published by AFL.com.au IN A world where key defenders are commanding multi-million-dollar contracts, marking prowess in the back half is high on recruiters’ radars. Last year Jake Lever crossed to Melbourne on what is believed to be a four-year

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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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Grassroots growth to produce more NSW Draftees

Originally published by the Daily Telegraph. GIANTS coach Leon Cameron believes the enormous grassroots growth of Aussie rules in Sydney and NSW will turn into a production line for first-round AFL draft picks on a consistent basis. The long-term success of the

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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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Sydney Derby comes to Blacktown for JLT Series

The first Sydney Derby for 2018 lands at Blacktown International Sportspark this Friday, March 9 at 7.40pm. Get your tickets to the JLT Community Series here. Following wins for both the Sydney Swans and GWS GIANTS in their first matches

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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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Swans and GIANTS head to Henson Park

Henson Park

Originally published by Sydney Swans Media. Footy fans in Sydney’s inner west are invited to come along to Marrickville’s Henson Park on Friday February 23 to witness the Swans and GWS Giants write another chapter in their cross-city rivalry. The

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JLT Community Series tickets on sale

AFL 2017 JLT Community Series - GWS Giants v Sydney

Tickets to the 2018 JLT Community Series are now on sale. For the fourth consecutive season, AFL and Club members with game access will be entitled to attend JLT Community Series matches free of charge (subject to availability and venue

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