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Clinic inspires future netballers

MELBOURNE Vixens goaler Tegan Philip travelled to Wonthaggi to inspire the next generation of netball greats on Thursday. Despite the heat, a fantastic turnout of 60 netballers aged between eight and 14 years old took part in the clinic. The clinic – run by Netball Victoria – included drills to focus on shooting, defending, passing […]

January 30th, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Wooden dinghies glide and delight

AUSTRALIA Day weekend at Inverloch’s Anderson Inlet saw the much loved racing of classic, wooden dinghies for the 2019 Inverloch Classic Wooden Dinghy Regatta. It was the sixth year the South Gippsland Yacht Club (SGYC) hosted the event and each year the event has attracted an ever growing participation rate. Some 55 entrants in three […]

January 30th, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Fletcher wows at Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

SOPHIE Fletcher (Cape Woolamai) and Todd Rosewall (Jan Juc) have started off their Victorian Open Series campaigns on a terrific note taking out the Open Women’s and Open Men’s divisions at Gunnamatta Ocean Beach in challenging conditions.  The combination of a messy 3-4ft groundswell and a very strong rip made it difficult for all surfers […]

January 22nd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Juniors give golf a go

WOORAYL Golf Club held a very successful introductory junior golf clinic over four days last week from January 14 to January 17. Children were introduced to the first steps to playing golf.  The two hour sessions over the four days saw a total of 17 children participate all who enjoyed the opportunity to consider a […]

January 22nd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Slicing opportunity for martial arts

A RARE opportunity presented itself to two South Gippsland Martial Artists last week with a formal grading and evaluation in the Toyama Ryu Iaido Japanese sword system held at the Qi Martial Fitness Academy located in Brighton, Victoria. Both Renshi Mick Ognenovski founder and head instructor of South Gippsland Freestyle Karate and assistant instructor Dai […]

January 22nd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Coaches announced

KORUMBURRA City Soccer Club is pleased to announce its senior coaches for the 2019 season. Returning for another season in charge of the senior women’s team is Andrew Halkett and the senior men’s coach is David Newton. Andrew took the senior women’s team to the finals last year and is looking to further build on […]

January 22nd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Outstanding results at Cape Aquathon

THE 2019 Cape Aquathon at Cape Paterson was a major milestone for the Cape Paterson Surf Life Saving Club and for many of its competitors. Mild, cloudy and slightly drizzly weather did not bother the 174 competitors on First Surf Beach Cape Paterson during their 400m swim and 4.4km run through the not so sleepy […]

January 22nd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Keenan steals the show

By Gavin Stubbs WOOLAMAI and District Racing Club held its third meeting of the season on Saturday afternoon and once again there were plenty of highlights provided throughout the day. It was however jockey Max Keenan that stole the show with a dashing riding display to land three winners on the six-race card. Confidence was […]

January 22nd, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Shooters coached by Olympic great

Australian Olympic and Commonwealth Games shooter Michael Diamond attended Korumburra Gun Club for a two day coaching clinic recently. Ten shooters were lucky enough to be taught the finer skills of clay target shooting.  Michael took them through nutrition, psychology, gun fitting, gun mounting and the art of shooting clay targets.  Andrew Bradey from Morwell […]

January 15th, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Waratah bringing sports to the forefront

THEY’RE a sporting lot at Sandy Point and Waratah Bay. Over the Christmas/New Year and for the first part of January there’s been a massive contingent of bike riders known as the Waratah Worriers. Started several years ago they now number up to 60 riders. The group meets at the Sandy Point and Waratah Bay […]

January 15th, 2019 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

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