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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...

Is it a bird? Is it a plane?

Is it a bird? Is it a plane?

March 29, 2018

No, it’s an indoor skydiver! ‘Indoor skydiving’ is a phenomenon that is taking the world by storm. The United States, France, Poland, Spain, United Kingdom and Russia are just a few of the...

Want to fight with a sword and call it sport?

Want to fight with a sword and call it sport?

March 29, 2018

“Fencing has been famously described as the physical game of chess,” according to Cedric Bauer, Communications Officer of Fencing WA. While that scene from Parent Trap (where a very young Lindsey Lohan fights hersel...

Breathe in the Yoga

Breathe in the Yoga

March 22, 2018

Yoga seems to be getting more popular, with cheaper classes and events popping up around Perth, including retreats, where folks go away for a few days to chill out and do a lot of yoga. As 2018 flys p...

Set sail on the Swan

Set sail on the Swan

March 22, 2018

The Royal Freshwater Bay Yachting Club is hosting a 'crew experience program' intended to match crew members with yacht owners and skippers, running through the sailing season ending April 21. There...

2018 X Trial Review

2018 X Trial Review

March 22, 2018

The thrill and unpredictability of the most dangerous and difficult obstacle course to date did not stop New South Wales motocross trials champ Kyle Middleton from winning this third X Trial Australian...

Dream big, Freestyle NOW

Dream big, Freestyle NOW

March 22, 2018

Freestyle Now, founded in 1986 by three like-minded friends, is continuing to thrive throughout the Perth community thanks to sticking to its roots. The BMX trio has always stuck to their philosophy of...

Flying for fitness

Flying for fitness

March 16, 2018

Flying has always been a dream. It’s like a shining secret with fantastic colour. From Kung Fu superhero movies, to magic and airplanes, that’s how human beings explore their flying dreams. Though...

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