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Rapid Rugby’s rapid growth

Rapid Rugby’s rapid growth

April 15, 2019

It’s been a year since the launch of Global Rapid Rugby, and Perth’s contribution to the world of sport is already passing international borders. In March this year, the Western Force kicked off...

Disc golf: A sport for all

Disc golf: A sport for all

April 15, 2019

If you’re like me, you may have noticed some strange, basket-like contraptions popping up in your local park over the past couple of years. There are some people who seem to think that these objects...

Blind Cricket: A big hit for Perth’s vision-impaired

Blind Cricket: A big hit for Perth’s vision-impaired

April 8, 2019

When considering viable sports for the vision-impaired, one which includes throwing, hitting and retrieving a small ball travelling at high speeds is not the first thing that comes to mind. Yet, blind...

Diving in: What is Underwater Hockey?

Diving in: What is Underwater Hockey?

April 8, 2019

Every now and then, between going to work, socialising and working on assignments, I find myself enthralled in a YouTube deep-dive. On my most recent descent down the online rabbit-hole, I discovered...

Rock climbing: Building muscles and trust

Rock climbing: Building muscles and trust

April 8, 2019

Staying fit is always a challenge and going to the gym is a popular choice. However, it can become tedious and it’s easy to lose motivation. Challenging yourself by trying rock climbing is an idea for...

2019 WA lacrosse season under way

2019 WA lacrosse season under way

April 1, 2019

The WA lacrosse season kicked off over the weekend, with the top-level teams putting their best foot forward in a bid to get ahead early. Those involved with the sport are adamant that lacrosse is steadily...

COMMENT: Where to for the WAFL? 

COMMENT: Where to for the WAFL? 

April 1, 2019

To say our state league football is at a crossroads would be generous.  Since the expansion era of the AFL began with the admittance of the West Coast Eagles and the Brisbane Bears to the Victorian Football League (VFL)...

Walking as social exercise

Walking as social exercise

April 1, 2019

Walking is a part of everyday life. Before the invention of locomotive machines, people walked to arrive at their destination, but today some people struggle to walk, even for shorter distances. To...

The people taking food head on

The people taking food head on

March 25, 2019

Food challenges are becoming increasingly popular in Perth, social media serving in the spread of these spreads. Competitive eating professionals and eateries have had major success in promoting themselves...

The hidden giant of WA sport celebrates its big day

The hidden giant of WA sport celebrates its big day

March 25, 2019

On Saturday night in a quiet semi-industrial suburb in the South-Eastern corridor, Perth played host to two high-stakes events in one of Australia’s most financially powerful sporting codes. Most pe...

Crazy scenes at the Vic!

Crazy scenes at the Vic!

March 18, 2019

Forget your standard pub quiz nights and chase the ace: Crazy Crab Racing is where all the excitement is, and it is all happening at the Vic Hotel in Subiaco. Crazy Crab Racing is for all ages and I...

Ping Pong King

March 18, 2019

I wish I was as passionate about anything as David Brown is about table tennis. Having coached for 47 years, David has lived an inspirational life, travelling the world playing and coaching the sport he...

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