Canada and Minnesota Regional Officers Named

The Women's Australian Football Association is proud to announce the appointment of two regional officers. Sherelle "Squirrel" Kelly has been named Development Officer for all of Canada and Kathryn Hogg has been similarly appointed for Minnesota. Inquiries about women's footy in Canada should be directed to Sherelle at and for Minnesota, Kathryn can be reached at

Minnesota Footy Photos

Photos of the first practice for Minnesota Footy are online. The Minnesota Morrigans and Minnesota Freeze held a combined co-ed practice.

Minnesota Footy practices continue weekly on 1pm Sundays at the Lake Nokomis Athletic Fields in Minneapolis. Check the Morrigans page for updates.


A small, small world!!!

by Leigh Swansborough

Five months ago Mini and I were kicking the footy at Balboa Park in Encino. It was there that we met Tera othewise known as T-Blu. With a cigarette in one hand and a soda can to mark her spot "T" was manning the outfield for her softball team.


Minnesota Women's Footy Kickoff

Minnesota Women's Footy will be kicking off at 1pm Sunday, April 4 at the Lake Nokomis Fields (50th & Cedar) in Minneapolis: [ Map ]

All you need to bring is cleats, water, and hopefully some friends. Expect to have a blast! New players are always encouraged. Contact Kathryn Hogg for more info.


An Invitation from the Melbourne University Mugars

The Melbourne University Women's Football Club would like to extend an invitation to any members of the Women's Australian Football Association should they make it to Melbourne, Australia. Our members are more than welcome to join the Mugars at training and possibly play if their stay allows them to do so. The Mugars can reached via their web site at

Santa Barbara Women's FitFest

Women's Footy USA participated in the Women's FitFest held in Santa Barbara on Feb 29th 2004. We ran an information booth, introduced the footy to many ladies, and held a clinic in the afternoon. The response to footy was very postive, resulting in over 20 ladies signing up for a future clinic in Santa Barbara and the possibility of forming a team.


New York Training

Women's training will be held in conjunction with the New York Magpies at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx on March 20. Anyone who is interested in coming out for a kick should contact Karen Yang at


Women's FitFest 2004

On Sunday, February 29, from 11 am - 3 pm the Bombshells will be part of the "Women's FitFest 2004" at the Earl Warren Showgrounds in Santa Barbara Califonia. The Bombshells will be hosting a booth promoting women's footy, and will be conducting mini clinics during the day. So come join the Bombshells and learn more about the sport of Australian Rules Football (Footy). The women's development officer, Leigh Swansborough, will be there and can assist anyone looking to join, sponsor, or start a team in their area.


AZAFL Metro Footy Tournament Match


AZ Phoenix
United States
February 08, 2004 (All day) America/Phoenix

National Girls and Women in Sports Day Clinic

Today was National Girls and Women in Sports Day and the Minneapolis YWCA held its fourth annual girls sports festival. Myself, Jemma Merrick, and Chad Perkins conducted an Australian Football mini-clinic.