GREATER NORTHERN TIGERS TO HOST NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS IN SCONE

 The Greater Northern Tigers will host the Newcastle Knights tomorrow in the second round of the country championships. The under-18s will be aiming for an improved effort in the Laurie Daley Cup, having gone down ...
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GROUP 4 RUGBY LEAGUE SEASON BROUGHT FORWARD BY A MONTH

Originally earmarked for the first weekend in May, officials have brought forward the start of the Group 4 Rugby League season by a month. After a lengthy process, the draw has been created using two ...
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GOONOO GOONOO AND NEMINGHA FACE-OFF IN BUSH CRICKET DECIDER

Peel Valley Bush Cricket began as a means of escape for those working tirelessly on the land. But it's about to show it's competitive streak - with Nemingha and Goonoo Goonoo battling it out in ...
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TOWNSHIP RALLIES BEHIND BENDEMEER RODEO WITH BIG BUCKS ON THE LINE

The Bendemeer Rodeo has long showcased Australia's top riders - competing in respective disciplines for big prize-money. Though it showcases much more than talent - it happens to also illustrate an incredible sense of community ...
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CENTRAL NORTH JUNIOR RUGBY UNION TO HOLD SELECTION TRIALS IN GUNNEDAH

The junior country championships have long served as a rite of passage, helping players progress to higher honours. Rugby's next generation will have their first opportunity this weekend as selection trials get underway ...
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SYDNEY SWANS STARS RUN SPORT CLINIC AT TAMWORTH OVAL

Excited Sydney Swans fans have gathered in Tamworth, for a session with the stars. Sam Naismith and Darcy Cameron ran an AFL clinic at Number One Oval, teaching budding young players the tricks of the ...
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NATIONAL CUP HEADS TO ARMIDALE THIS WEEKEND

Mountain-bikers from across the country are gearing up for the National Cup, being held in Armidale this weekend. Two of the New England's best have been training up to compete, ready to tackle the difficult ...
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OVA MUSHROOMS HOLDING JUNIOR ‘TRY DAY’ THIS WEEKEND

The Oxley Vale Attunga Mushies are looking for a fresh start as the 20-19 season approaches. With many new faces on board, and a Junior Try Day scheduled for the weekend, the Mushies are hitting ...
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‘HOGS FOR HOMELESS’ RIDES INTO TAMWORTH FOR SPORTS CLINIC

A group of rugby league stars is throwing the ball to local kids, in the name of charity. Blues coach Brad Fittler and other big names rode into Tamworth yesterday, as part of their 'Hogs ...
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NEW CHAPTER BEGINS FOR NEGS STUDENTS AS TALENTED ATHLETE PROGRAM STARTS

After months of planning, today brought a new chapter for the New England Girls' School. The first training session of the school's Talented Athlete Program taking place, with some big name ambassadors on-board ...
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TAMWORTH SWANS OPTIMISTIC ON UP-COMING SEASON FOLLOWING IMPROVED 2018

2018 saw the Tamworth Swans chalk up their first win in almost 16-months and it opened the floodgates for the struggling first grade side. The club is determined to build on that improvement, with plenty ...
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‘HOG FOR THE HOMELESS’ TO RIDE INTO TAMWORTH

Brad Fittler is expected to ride into Tamworth tomorrow as part of a charity fundraiser. The New South Wales Blues coach will be joined by a number of fellow rugby league greats for the seventh ...
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MIXED RESULTS FOR GREATER NORTHERN TIGERS AGAINST CENTRAL COAST

The Greater Northern Tigers have posted mixed results in round one of the Andrew Johns Cup. The under-16s side won their first round match at Wyong's Morry Breen Oval, beating the Central Coast Roosters 30 ...
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TAMWORTH THUNDERBOLTS HOST MAITLAND MUSTANGS IN FRIENDLY TRIAL

With the representative season fast approaching, today's friendly hit-out at the Tamworth Sports Dome was just the hit-out needed. The trial matches also sparking an old rivalry, between the Tamworth Thunderbolts and Maitland Mustangs ...
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GEORGIE MORGAN MAKES TRIUMPHANT RETURN FOR HOCKEYROOS

A welcome sight for the Hockeyroos yesterday, as Armidale's Georgie Morgan made her return to the squad. The young star featured in the Hockeyroos' 3-nil win over Great Britain in Perth, continuing their impressive start ...
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MINI ROOS PROGRAM EXPOSES KIDS TO ‘THE WORLD GAME’ AT GRASSROOTS LEVEL

It's an introductory program that provides children exposure to 'The World Game.' Skills they learn in a fun, safe and friendly environment - and potentially spark a further interest to commit to a football club ...
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GREATER NORTHERN TIGERS TO KICK-OFF JUNIOR REP PROGRAM IN WYONG

And the Greater Northern Tigers kick-off their representative program tomorrow, with the under-16 and under-18 sides both travelling to Wyong. The opening round marks the start of the Andrew Johns and Laurie Daley Cup Championships ...
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NIAS RIDERS HEAD TO SYDNEY FOR OPENING ROUND OF NATIONAL BMX SERIES

The National BMX-A Series starts tomorrow in Sydney, with two NIAS riders taking on the country's best. For Ashley Teakle, it's her first year at the top level ...
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CARTER AND NEWSOME NAMED IN RESPECTIVE RUN-ON TEAMS

Quirindi's Sam Carter will line-up tonight for the ACT Brumbies second row, as they begin their 2019 Super Rugby season against the Melbourne Rebels. Meanwhile tomorrow night, the New South Wales Waratahs host the Hurricanes ...
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BENDEEMER’S JOSH HAZLEWOOD SPEARHEADS AUSTRALIAN CRICKET CAMPAIGN

He's been spearheading the Australian pace attack for quite some time, now Bendemeer's Josh Hazlewood is leading an Australian Cricket campaign off-field. The initiative will see $30-million invested into community cricket throughout the country - ...
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TAMWORTH FIGHTER BEN BURRAGE PREPPING HARD FOR NEXT MONTH’S FIGHT

He might be getting on in age, but Tamworth fighter Ben Burrage certainly doesn't show it. With another fight now locked-in for March 16, Burrage is barelling ahead with his preparation ...
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TAMWORTH BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION LAUNCHES 2019 SEASON

The 20-19 basketball season is just a throw away, with Tamworth Basketball Association calling for new players to join their side. With freshly renovated stadium facilities and keen coaches... Numbers are already looking good ...
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PERTH WILDCATS PRODUCE OVERTIME WIN AGAINST SYDNEY KINGS

A massive win for Tamworth's Nick Kay and the Perth Wildcats yesterday, with the west coast franchise defeating the Sydney Kings by nine-points in overtime. Kay finished with nine points and eight rebounds, as the ...
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TAMWORTH TAIPANS GIVE METROPOLITAN TEAMS A RUN AT JUNIOR STATE CUP

They might be considered the country cousins, but the Tamworth Taipans have certainly left an impression on the powerhouse teams, at this year's junior State Cup Oztag Championships. Both the under-17 and under-14 girls sides ...
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NORTHERN NSW FOOTBALL RELEASE FFA CUP DRAW

The eagerly awaited draw of the FFA Cup has been released , with games scheduled to kick-off on March 3. In the Northern Conference, Tamworth FC and Armidale City Westside start the competition with a ...
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ARMIDALE’S ELLA ELKS EARNS SELECTION IN AUSTRALIAN POLOCROSSE TEAM

She lives in Armidale, represented Queensland and has now been selected for Australia. It's diversity that Ella Elks handles with ease - as she juggles motherhood, coaching and playing polocrosse ...
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NEGS EQUESTRIAN STUDENTS RECEIVE TUITION FROM TRIPLE OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALLIST

While his competition days are now behind him, Matt Ryan still lives and breathes all things equestrian. Sharing his knowledge is a big part of his livelihood these days, with students from the New England ...
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NIAS ATHLETES RECEIVE HOLISTIC EDUCATION AT ‘LIFE SKILLS EDUCATION DAY’

The Northern Inland Academy of Sport prides itself on producing well-rounded athletes, making today's Life Skills Education Day, one of the year's most significant. Participants were today given a complete overview of everything it takes ...
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GROUP 21 SCOOPS THE POOL AT GREATER NORTHERN TIGERS DIVISIONAL CHAMPS

Group 21 has cleaned-up at today's Divisional Championships - winning the under-23 men's and open women's titles. Played at Tamworth's Scully Park, the matches led to further representative selection, while sparking some old rivalries ...
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REIGNING PREMIERS TAMWORTH FC LOOKING JUST AS STRONG FOR SEASON 2019

Tamworth FC capped-off last year's undefeated reign with a comprehensive grand final win. It's an achievement that has them upbeat about the season ahead, according to coach Greg Bartlett ...
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