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2017 Adam Goodes & Stephen Coniglio Talent Camps

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The Adam Goodes and Stephen Coniglio Talent Camps were held in Sydney over the weekend, where the best young athletes from Indigenous and Multicultural backgrounds across NSW and the ACT, came together for a two-day camp. A total of 62

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Swans Academy gets glimpse of future

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The QBE Sydney Swans Academy’s inaugural Under 14 Assessment was conducted last week, providing coaches a sneak peek of the promising talent coming through the ranks. The assessment, attended by 110 Academy players at Moore Park’s Lakeside Oval, is designed

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AFL School Sport Pathway – Trials commencing soon

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AFL School Sport Pathway Students 12 years and under and 15 years and under have the opportunity to trial and participate in the AFL School Sport pathway. Students will trial to represent their zone before being selected to participate at

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Empowering Multicultural and Indigenous girls to reach new heights

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Last week, the 2017 Medleys and Rio Tinto AFL Woomeras Leadership Program saw fifty of the best Indigenous and Multicultural players from across the country come together.     The two groups participated in a six-day camp in Melbourne which focused

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From Western Sydney to GIANTS AFLW Player

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 05: Mai Nguyen of NSW flies during the 2016 AFL Womens match between South Australia and NSW ACT at the Adelaide Oval on June 05, 2016 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by James Elsby/AFL Media)

MAI Nguyen is the perfect poster girl for the Giants’ push in western Sydney, and that’s just the way she likes it. Nguyen grew up in Cabramatta, a suburb 30km south-west of Sydney’s CBD and smack bang in GWS territory.

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AFL Sydney Juniors Combine back in 2017

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 10: Players take part in the beep test during day 2 of the 2015 NAB AFL Draft Combine at Etihad Stadium, Melbourne on October 10, 2015. (Photo: Adam Trafford/AFL Media)

Players from the AFL Sydney Juniors competition and talented athletes are invited to come along to AFL Combine testing sessions in January. Participants will be tested using the latest AFL protocols and methods for skill and athletic testing (beep test, agility

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A record nine players from NSW/ACT selected at the 2016 NAB AFL National Draft

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It was a successful night for players from NSW/ACT at Friday’s NAB AFL National Draft, with nine players from the region selected overall, the highest number yet. This bettered last year’s result of seven players selected and included four in

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A record nine players from NSW/ACT selected at the 2016 NAB AFL National Draft

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It was a successful night for players from NSW/ACT at Friday’s NAB AFL National Draft, with nine players from the region selected overall, the highest number yet. This bettered last year’s result of seven players selected and included four in

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2017 AFL NSW/ACT Female Academy Information

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 2: during the Woomeras v NSW/ACT match during the 2016 Youth Girls Championships at the Holden Centre, Melbourne on May 2, 2016. (Photo by Scott Barbour/AFL Media)

2016 was a big success for NSW/ACT Female Footy The U18 Youth Girls team were undefeated and claimed the Division Two National Championships for the first time. From this team, five players were selected for the All-Stars Youth Girls match with two making the All-Australian Youth

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2017 AFL NSW/ACT Female Academy Information

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2016 was a big success for NSW/ACT Female Footy The U18 Youth Girls team were undefeated and claimed the Division Two National Championships for the first time. From this team, five players were selected for the All-Stars Youth Girls match with two making the

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