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Tully to lead Youth Girls GIANTS Academy

As part of the GIANTS’ ongoing efforts to expand the reach of their talent identification and player development pathways the Youth Girls GIANTS Academy program has returned to Canberra in 2019. The Youth Girls GIANTS Academy will offer players from

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2019 U15 GIANTS Development Program Squad Announced

Congratulations to the players selected in the ACT U15 GIANTS Development Program for 2019. An information night will be held next Monday 11th of February at Phillip Oval from 5.30pm to 6.30pm.  Further information regarding the program will be communicated

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Coaching Workshop: 3Dimensional Coaching

Hosted by ID Sports Australia on Saturday 9th of February 2019 the team from 3D Institute in the US come and deliver a two hour session free of charge with coaches in the Canberra region. 3Dimensional Coaching framework is revolutionizing

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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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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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GIANTS AFLW Winter Series teams announced

Originally published by GWS GIANTS Media The GIANTS have announced their 30-woman Southern and Northern squads for the upcoming Women’s Winter Series. 12 AFL Women’s listed players including Alicia Eva, Ellie Brush, Erin McKinnon and Nicola Barr will line up

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AFL National Inclusion Carnival trials this month

The AFL National Inclusion Carnival is an annual representative carnival for male athletes with an intellectual disability. The carnival not only gives some of Australia’s most talented footballers the chance to represent their State or Territory, but it is also

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Applications for the Female GIANTS Academy U12s & U13s now open

The AFL NSW/ACT in conjunction with the GWS Giants academy is currently accepting nominations from female athletes interested in attending the U12s & U13s GIANTS Academy development program for 2018. The programs general selection criteria is as follows: • Born in 2005

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GIANTS U15 Development Squad Announced

AFL Canberra is pleased to announce The GIANTS Under 15 development squad for 2018. The Canberra GIANTS Development Squad will train in Canberra throughout the season, with the program allowing for opportunities to create further exposure and development for our selected

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