Posts by Stewart Coggin

New funding a winner for Victoria sports clubs

Over 150 sporting clubs across Victoria will be supported to meet the explosion in demand for grassroots women’s sport thanks to more than $440,000 in health promotion foundation VicHealth’s Active Club Grants funding. The funding will help local sport clubs across Victoria deliver more opportunities for women and girls to get active, as well as…

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Aviva to hand out 32,000 Rainbow Laces this weekend to champion LGBT inclusion in sport

Aviva is leading the support for Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign by handing out 32,000 laces this weekend – primarily to fans at all Aviva Premiership Rugby matches and Norwich City Football Club (NCFC), where Aviva is the proud community partner. The campaign, covering the weekend of 24-26 November, promotes LGBT inclusion within sport and will…

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Aussie grassroots clubs urged to combat match-fixing and doping

Junior clubs in Queensland, Australia must take precautions against match-fixing and doping, a leading sports corruption expert has said. Dr Sarah Kelly who is also director of the Brisbane Lions has spoken of ‘extraordinary’ conditions inside Queensland sports clubs, with players contacted about throwing matches. She has spoken out after the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Agency…

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John Wooden’s Pyramid Of Success

John Wooden was an American basketball player and legendary coach who won ten NCAA national championships in a 12-year period as head coach at UCLA, including a record seven in a row. To put that into context, no other team has won more than three in a row in D1 college basketball. During this period…

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Ten quotes to inspire your athletes

At Teamer, we’re sure you’re doing a great job of motivating your athletes, whatever the sport. But from time to time, we all need a little inspiration. Here are 10 great quotes from some true sporting greats that won’t fail to galvanize your troops ahead of the next game. 1. “I can accept failure, everyone…

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Watch Spurs at Wembley

Teamer and Tottenham Hotspur Football Club have joined forces to offer grassroots footballers the opportunity to watch Premier League football this season at the home of football, the iconic Wembley Stadium, connected by EE. Spurs are flying high in the Premier League and after the recent memorable 3-1 win against Cristiano Ronaldo’s Real Madrid, the…

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