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The Canberra teen turning heads at the GWS Giants

Originally Published by The Canberra Times Strands of Matt McGrory’s long surfy hair droop into his eyeline, the rest of it airborne as he streams around the training paddock. In his wake are Stephen Coniglio, Tim Taranto and Matt de

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2019 Canberra Coaching Workshops announced

The AFL NSW/ACT Talent and Coaching department has announced a number of Coaching Workshops to be held across the New South Wales and ACT regions in 2019. Including specialised workshops such as ‘Injury Prevention – Prep to Play’, ‘Effective Communication’

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Maguire and Baker to train with Sydney ahead of Draft

Originally Published by the Canberra Times Mitch Maguire almost hung up the phone when the person on the other end introduced themselves as the Sydney Swans list manager. It had to be a prank. The Canberra Demons midfielder is glad

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Green to feature on AFL Grand Final Day

Originally published on AFLNSW/ACT The AFL announced the squads for the NAB AFL All Stars ‘Futures’ match which will be played at the MCG on 2018 Toyota AFL Grand Final Day with the nation’s best Under-17 players on show. AFL

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Dwyer named as Finalist for Emerging Leader of the Year

Each year the Essendon Women’s Network run a series of awards for Women in Football endorsed by the AFL. This year The Football Woman of the Year Awards are in their 20th year.  The Awards play a vital role in

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2018 ActewAGL Junior Award Winners

The ActewAGL AFL Canberra Junior Presentation Night was held on Wednesday night with more than 200 people from the AFL Canberra Junior community in attendance. ActewAGL have supported local footy in the ACT for over 20 years and allow us to

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Eastlake Demons realise a dream with women’s flag

Originally Published by The Age (Caden Helmers) Slowly but surely, winning the premiership had become more than a pipedream for the Eastlake Demons. On this day it finally became a reality. The Demons shattered the Queanbeyan Tigers’ premiership defence with

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Ainslie’s Aaron Wiles and Nick Paine leave legendary legacy

Originally Published By The Age (Caden Helmers) The words plastered across the banner Ainslie Tricolours captain Aaron Wiles led his teammates through could not have been more fitting. “This is our legacy” was a sign of things to come for

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The Mulrooney & Bainrot Medal Award Winners 2018

Kel Evans and Britt Tully were crowned the Mulrooney Medallist and Mary Ann Bainrot Medallist respectively on Monday night at the AFL Canberra Mulrooney Medal Presentation Night. It was a close finish in the Men’s Best & Fairest Vote Count,

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PRELIMINARY FINALS: Preview

It’s week two of the AFL Canberra finals series, with UNSW Canberra Oval playing host to all four brilliant games of football this weekend. Jaike Altieri Reports… Men’s First Grade Belconnen vs. Eastlake, Sunday 1:30pm, UNSW Canberra Oval Belconnen will

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