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Ultimate – but not Olympic yet

May 3, 2018

The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) applied for ‘Flying Disc’ to be included in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, but they didn't make the shortlist. This is not stopping players from across the...

$10 million slam dunk

$10 million slam dunk

May 3, 2018

Huge numbers of kids in Perth's southern suburbs wanting to play basketball has resulted in local, state and federal government grants to upgrade the Willetton stadium. The money will be used to create...

Hip hopping yoga

Hip hopping yoga

May 3, 2018

Hip hop yoga is a blend of Dynamic Flow Yoga with hip hop, RnB, funk, and soul, to create a different kind of atmosphere in a yoga class. According to Vital Beat, which offers hip hop yoga classes in their studios in Edge...

Full body vs split body: Training adaptations

Full body vs split body: Training adaptations

April 27, 2018

Whether your goal is staying fit, living longer or just being buff, exercise is recommended. But what will work best for you? And is it time to change up your routine? When training, the body can some...

Perth’s newest sporting bubble

Perth’s newest sporting bubble

April 26, 2018

If conventional sports don’t excite you but you’re still wanting to exercise as a means of having fun, then Bubble Soccer Perth may have your best interests at heart. Bubble Soccer Perth is a local...

A modern, urban adventure

A modern, urban adventure

April 26, 2018

With the hustle of city life, it can be hard to get outside for more than a walk around the block. Many of us are stuck in urban lifestyles that lack outdoor adventure and you can't fix a desire to walk...

West Aussies shining at the Commonwealth Games

West Aussies shining at the Commonwealth Games

April 12, 2018

The Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast have seen our athletes performing under pressure, giving Australia their all at every opportunity this week. Australia is currently sitting on top of the me...

Look out Scarborough, The Aussies are coming

Look out Scarborough, The Aussies are coming

April 12, 2018

The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships, or "The Aussies", start at Scarborough Beach on Saturday and run for eight days. The national annual event was last held in WA in 2014. This year it includes...

Redefine yourself through flying

Redefine yourself through flying

April 12, 2018

Confident, out-going and positive, I can’t come up with any other words to describe Nikki Gheysen when I first saw her. Like sunshine? No, she is the sunshine. “Come on, you will love it!”...

Gearing up for the Avon Descent

Gearing up for the Avon Descent

April 5, 2018

The 2018 Avon Descent will see hundreds of boats tackling WA rivers and rapids on the weekend of August 4 and 5, but if you want to be in it, now is the time to start making plans. This year marks the...

Athletes hit with depression and anxiety

Athletes hit with depression and anxiety

April 5, 2018

Exercise is promoted as being good for mental and physical health but some elite athletes are experiencing the opposite effect. Australian netballer Sharni Layton explained to PerthNow that she has felt “really alone at times’’. Rated as one of the world's leading defenders, Layton said s...

Use It or Lose It

Use It or Lose It

March 29, 2018

Everybody wants to be as fit and healthy for as possible for as long as they can. However, in reality, there comes a stage in everyone’s life where being physically active becomes too difficult to maintain...

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