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News & Views

Draft Day – When Football Dreams Came True

A full wrap of the history making AFL Women’s Draft Day, who went where and who you need to know about ahead of the inaugural season.

“Play for the Little Girl” – Why the Women’s AFL League is a Big Deal

It’s the moment all footy players dream of, to one day play in the AFL. Little girls have always joined in on that dream and now it’s finally a reality. This new league will redefine the hopes and dreams of all little girls.

Plus Size Women Don’t Want You Either Lorna Jane

Plus size athlete Leah Gilbert hits back at Lorna Jane’s refusal to cater for all shapes and sizes in her activewear stores.

Netball’s Childcare is a Game Changer for Women’s Sports

Netball’s new landmark pay deal isn’t just about the money, it’s childcare policy has changed the game for all women’s sports.

11 Women to Watch at the Rio Paralympics

These women will inspire, captivate and have you jumping off the couch cheering them on while shouting at the TV. And they’re just a handful of the amazing athletes competing in the green and gold in Rio.

Why Women’s AFL Isn’t Just Good Business – It’s Big Business

The AFL has one massive marketable product on its hands. When you think of what Women’s AFL has achieved in just 35 years, imagine the next 10.

From Matilda to Marquee Player – the Code Switch of AFL Star Brianna Davey

Brianna Davey was forced to quit AFL at a young age but she become an elite athlete in another football code.
Now she’s back and has gone from Matilda to Marquee player for the inaugural Women’s AFL League.

Meet Modern Pentathlete Chloe Esposito

Chloe Esposito is about to embark on her second Olympics in modern pentathlon, a sport she has a strong family history in.

Golden Girls! How Women’s Rugby has Changed & the Media has Changed Too

Sevens Olympic Gold Medallist Nicole Beck and journalist Sam Squiers reflect on what’s changed in Women’s Rugby since they first met for a story 8 years ago

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