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Rising Athletes Race Towards Olympic Goals

Rising Athletes Race Towards Olympic Goals

August 14, 2017

Last week Perth based function and venue provider VenuesWest, selected four sporting professionals to represent the company as brand ambassadors. As part of VenuesWest’s Ambassador Program with aid...

Margaret River Pro set to continue

Margaret River Pro set to continue

August 14, 2017

Popular surfing event Margaret River Pro is set to stay in the World Surf League (WSL) for another two years, ending speculation it would be axed from the Championship Tour. The Margaret River Pro 5...

Kicking goals for girls footy

Kicking goals for girls footy

August 14, 2017

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for all girls wishing to participate in playing Australian Rules Football (AFL) competitively, from grass roots to an elite level. Auskick Co-ordinator Chloe Rizzi...

Spin for Cancer

Spin for Cancer

August 13, 2017

Solaris Cancer Care have partnered with Brookfield Place for the second time this year to host their charity event, Spin for Cancer, on September 14. According to Brookfield's Portfolio Manager, Alison...

Pupcakes: The New Cupcakes

August 13, 2017

Love licking forks loaded with freshly mixed cake dough? Love puppies? If you answered yes to both of these questions then you’re definitely the perfect person for RSPCA’s ninth Cupcake Day. The...

Perils of Buying Online Tickets to a Game

Perils of Buying Online Tickets to a Game

June 17, 2017

A patron was denied entry into the Western Derby at Domain Stadium recently after his ticket was not recognised as coming from authorised seller.   The ticket was purchased through a resale...

Anstiss Named in National Youth Squad

Oliver Skelton, Staff Reporter

June 17, 2017

Filed under Slideshow, Sweat & Glory

West Coast Fever Centre Jessica Anstiss has been awarded selection in the National Youth Team after a stunning debut season in the Suncorp Super Netball League this year.   The 20-year-old will compete alongside 13 others representing Australia at the 2017 Netball World Youth Cup held in Gaborone, Botswana in July.   The Maida Vale born child prodigy, has been a success story of the Netball High Performance...

Sharapova’s Denied Wildcard Sparks Debate

Sharapova’s Denied Wildcard Sparks Debate

May 30, 2017

In the wake of Maria Sharapova being denied a wildcard to the French Open, experts argue the ban is unfair. The Russian player, 30, was suspended from competing in any tennis tournament after failing...

Perth Gloves Up for Charity

Sarsha Tombides, Reporter

May 23, 2017

Filed under Slideshow, Sweat & Glory

 Friday night saw the 10th annual Royal Queensbury Corporate Challenge (RQCC) at the Crown Tower Ballroom.   The annual charity event raises money for WA's children's charity ToyBox International, and each year sees 20 brave people with no previous boxing experience step into the ring after 12 weeks of intense training.   "There is no denying that RQCC is the most entertaining night of the Perth social calendar,"Pink Tank...

Reformer Pilates All the Rage in Perth

Reformer Pilates All the Rage in Perth

May 16, 2017

Reformer Pilates has taken Perth by storm with classes booked out in studios around town. “Reformer pilates is Perth's latest health craze and it will continue to grow as anyone and everyone can...

Australia Tops ACL injury List

Riley Inglis, ECU Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under Health & Science, News, Sweat & Glory

Australia holds the dubious record for having the highest number of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries in the world.   The ACL, one of four crucial ligaments that hold the femur to the tibia, is vital to maintain stability within the knee.   The injury mostly affects those who play sports.   On average, 10,000 Australians require knee reconstructions each year with this number in...

Fyfe – Will He Stay Or Will He Go?

Fyfe – Will He Stay Or Will He Go?

May 3, 2017

Fremantle Dockers captain Nat Fyfe has been courting controversy  this season for not disclosing whether his future lies outside the club.   The Brownlow medallist has stated he would leave...

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