There’s nothing glamorous about the Robert Rose ‘Most Courageous’ Award – but that’s the point. Previous winners cannot be described as ‘glamorous’ footballers and wouldn’t want to be thought of that way.
Matt Finnis discusses the shown by Adam Goodes who will no doubt be remembered as a key moment in the ongoing battle to rid the AFL and society of racism.
AFL players are calling on fans to behave in the right spirit at AFL games for the remainder of the season. Players from all 18 clubs will feature in an advertisement displayed on the scoreboard before every AFL game, urging its supporters to enjoy the game and support their team but with respect.
REDEFINING what actions are considered tough in contact sport is an important step in minimising the risk of players suffering long-term brain trauma, according to US-based concussion advocate Chris Nowinski.