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 […]

Ladies who Leap catches up with umpire Libby Toovey

It seems that rugby league is not the only sport where women are making a name for themselves officiating. Earlier this year, an exclusively female set of umpires officiated at a TAC Cup match this year.  This follows on from the news that three women, have cracked umpiring at the elite AFL level being Eleni […]