MEET YOUR NEW AFLW GIANTS: The locals

This article was written by Caitlin Arnold. They call her ‘Squid’ because her arms – and legs – bare a lot of ink, but new GWS GIANTS recruit Phoebe Monahan will be looking to make a new name for herself during her debut AFL Women’s season in 2018. As one of the six new GIANTS […]

MEET YOUR NEW GIANTS: The code-hoppers

This article was written by Caitlin Arnold.  One of many unique attributes of the AFL Women’s competition is the outstanding resolve and pressure it takes for some of the players to be dual-athletes. A feat nowhere to be seen in the men’s league, playing more than one sport at a national level – sometimes even […]

MEET YOUR NEW AFLW GIANTS: The interstaters

This article was written by Caitlin Arnold. There are few stand-alone team colours in the AFL or AFLW, which instantly trigger thoughts of one specific team. Yellow needs black, for instance, to conjure thoughts of Richmond. And red seeks white to ‘cheer cheer’ for the Sydney Swans. But there are a handful of famous hues […]

Women’s Sport Weekly Wrap: Victoria just too good

This story was first written for and published by The Roar. In Week 1 of the NRL finals, two very special women will make history. On Friday night, in the game between the Sydney Roosters and the Brisbane Broncos, Kasey Badger will become the first female to officiate an NRL finals game. Not far behind […]