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Is Soccer the New AFL?

The unthinkable has happened here in Australia. Soccer is becoming more popular than AFL at a local level. This is the game that (unlike most other countries in the world) we even dub ‘soccer’ instead of ‘football’ in favour of our home-grown version of the sport. How has this happened? And what does it mean…

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Indoor/outdoor cricket nets: combining the history of the past with the technology of today

How did legendary leg spinner, Richie Benaud, perfect his bowling skills in the 1950’s? By practicing bowling to the same spot for hours on end in the New South Wales Colt’s nets. Benaud once said “a bleeding ring finger at the end of every training session was not only normal but essential for my development…

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Solving the multi-court problem – the long reach pivoting basketball tower

One of the biggest problems for multi-court builders is caused by (surprise, surprise) the biggest piece of equipment – the bulky basketball tower. It’s not just the height and the weight of the basketball tower that creates problems, it’s the restrictions imposed by the surroundings. You need a solution that is going to be flexible…