Sport

How is surfing bridging the gender pay gap?

Audio Sport

It wasn’t that long ago that women surfers were awarded a fraction of the prize money given to men. But change is afoot in the world of surfing.

Nathan Rivalland

A year without UniSport Nationals

Audio Sport

For many students, UniSport Nationals is a key part of the university experience. Not being able to compete because of Covid 19 just doesn’t feel right.

Phina Newton

Clubs could lose $60,000 in shortened CDFNL season

Sport

By Courtney SantospiritoSimpson Oval will remain empty for the foreseeable future. Photo: Courtney Santospirito Geelong region football and netball clubs could each lose about $60,000 as AFL Barwon suspends the 2020 season until May 31. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, nine home-and-away games will be lost in the Colac District Football Netball League, which was […]

COURTNEY SANTOSPIRITO

DScribe Finals Footy Show: Grand Final Edition

AFL

The Grand Final Edition of Dscribe’s Finals Footy Show hosted by Brodie Cowburn. On the panel this week is Jessica Robinson, Nat Kerr, Angus Kramer and Tess Gellie. On this week’s show, we discuss all the major talking points from both preliminary finals before previewing the big dance between West Coast and Collingwood. We also […]

MATTHEW EVANS

Tiger army pounces on the Grand Final Parade

AFL Sport Victoria

More than 100,000 footy fans donned their team colours to cheer on their favourite players at today’s AFL Grand Final Parade. Marching bands paraded their way down to the MCG to a festival of live music, food, and activities. The parade began at Melbourne’s Spring Street, ending up outside the MCG where thousands of fans […]

Jack Morgan

Why local footy is struggling for umpires

AFL Sport

Abuse directed towards umpires is a widespread issue at all levels of football. The AFL has seen multiple cases in 2019 where spectators have verbally abused on-field officials. Fans have been evicted from stadiums for calling officials a “green maggot” and “bald-headed flog”.   This type of language isn’t unique to the AFL and can […]

JOSEPH NUON HALLORAN

Podcast: AFL or NRL?

AFL Sport

Entering the last weeks of the AFL and NRL finals series, it has been an eventful year for Australian sport with the country’s most prominent codes showing no signs of slowing down.AFL or NRL? Photo supplied by: Newcastle Live After the controversy surrounding the changes to AFL rules at the start of the year, Lynden […]

LYNDEN BULLOW

Shooting star: Sergei Evglevski

Sport

 21-year-old shooter Sergei Evglevski is certainly a name to remember (and learn to pronounce – Ev-glev-ski). Sergei won silver at the 2018 Commonwealth games and has his eyes firmly set on next year’s Olympics.  21-year-old shooter Sergei Evglevski I sat down with Sergei to talk about his goals as he sets aim for Tokyo 2020. […]

Lachlan Mitchell

Muddy Modewarre pleads for oval upgrades

AFL Geelong Sport

 Mount Moriac Recreation Reserve, home of the Modewarre Football Club. The Modewarre Football Club is pleading with the Surf Coast Shire to upgrade the Mount Moriac Reserve oval. Mick Fitzgerald, president of the football club for the past 10 years, says something needs to be done to prevent players from injuring themselves, and to allow […]

BILL HANSEN

AFL finals flight price hike

AFL Sport

Melbourne-based AFL fans are fuming after airlines hiked the price of interstate travel after the schedule for the first week of finals was released.Flying high or grounded? Photo by Juhasz Imre from Pexels Fans of the Western Bulldogs, Richmond and Essendon are all facing a 50% increase if they want to fly to Sydney, Brisbane and […]

Lachlan Mitchell

‘Seagals’ are rising

AFL Geelong Geelong Sport

Reigning division two premiers Barwon Heads are hoping for a repeat to last season’s fairytale finish, as they battle it out in the AFL Barwon division one finals.  The girls share with D*scribe their footballing journeys, from Auskick, to having to give up the game, all the way to their upcoming qualifying final. 

GEORGIA HOLLOWAY

Sounds of the Game Podcast

Sport

By Lachlan Mitchell and Zac van Embden The Sounds of the Game podcast featuring Lachlan Mitchell and Zac van Embden explores sporting commentary and the complexity that goes into making a big moment, reflecting individually on their favourites commentators and style of the delivery.  In this episode, the guys look at three moments of Australian […]

ZAC VAN EMBDEN

Q&A with Melbourne Football Club young gun, Charlie Spargo

AFL Sport

  D*scribe caught up with Melbourne FC young gun, Charlie Spargo, recently to chat to him about what it’s like playing at the top level, moving away from home at such a young age, the sacrifices he has had to make to play AFL and some of his interesting hobbies. 

BILL HANSEN

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