Indigenous stars poised for Games claims

March 21, 2018

Trailblazing Indigenous athletes breaking new ground in sports from volleyball to boxing will be among the 470 Australian sports heroes competing at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast from April 4. Among the big […]

Pedigreed Peris ready to stick it to ’em

March 21, 2018

She comes from a famous Australian sporting dynasty, but Hockeyroo Brooke Peris says she’s felt never felt the weight of family expectations when it comes to winning and performing. Peris, 25, overcame injury to be […]

Clancy of the over throw set to shine

March 21, 2018

Australia’s golden girl of beach volleyball, Taliqua Clancy, is expecting her toughest competition at the Commonwealth Games to come from Canada, Vanuatu and New Zealand. Two years ago Clancy, 25, became the first Indigenous beach […]

Kickett lines up new career goal

March 7, 2018

AFL legend and Noongar man Derek Kickett is packing up his life in Western Australia and moving to Victoria to make his debut as the new co-anchor of NITV’s long-running The Marngrook Footy Show. Kickett […]

Harley’s ‘wrong turn’ is right on track

February 7, 2018

Australia’s first Indigenous winter Olympian, figure skater Harley Windsor, is due to arrive in South Korea today ahead of his history-making turn on the ice with competition partner and former Russian skater Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya. The […]

Cricket’s best take to the field in Alice

February 7, 2018

Australia’s most talented Indigenous cricketers have taken to the fields in Alice Springs this week for the National Indigenous Cricket Championships. Seven men’s and six women’s state and territory teams are competing for the national […]

Adrian’s deadly legs conquer marathon

November 29, 2017

A Broome man has finished third in one of the toughest races on the planet – Chile’s Volcano Marathon Adrian Dodson-Shaw, the head coach of Indigenous Marathon Project and the first Indigenous Australian to tackle […]

Courtney carves up the opposition

November 29, 2017

The Lloyd McDermott Rugby Development Team’s Courtney Hodder won Player of the Tournament at the recent National Bendigo Rugby 7s. Hodder is the first Indigenous player to win the prestigious award. She wowed the crowd […]

Rugby 7s … who made the cut?

November 15, 2017

The national Indigenous teams to contest the Rugby National 7s championships at Bendigo this month have been announced. Lloyd McDermott Rugby Development Team Inc spokesman Rod Willey said the teams would be up against strong […]

Dodson-Shaw set to fire in volcano run

November 15, 2017

Indigenous runner Adrian Dodson-Shaw is turning up the heat. The first Indigenous Australian to run the North Pole marathon two years ago, is set to tackle one of the most extreme marathons on Earth, the […]

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