Coach mentoring program to change the future of AFL in Australia

by Sam • 21st March 2014 • Coaching, Grassroots Footy

Today Australia’s newest and most innovative coach education program was officially launched by Accelerate Coaching Australia (ACA) and AFL Coaches Association at Visy Park in Melbourne. The Accelerate Coach Education Program is an interactive online and face to face training program for club and community coaches, designed to provide support, learning and development. Endorsed by the President of […]

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Communicating in Local Footy – The Power of Social Media

by Sam • 20th December 2013 • Grassroots Footy, Social Media

BRAYDEN Shaw doesn’t have a Facebook account. “I don’t really understand it. I’m too old for it,” he said. But although the Bundoora captain shies away from the ever-present forces of social media, he’s now acutely aware of its power to connect. What began as an October midweek catch-up between Shaw and fellow Bundoora veteran […]

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