This week has been particularly exciting for two of our girls who were invited to the AFLW draft. Congratulations to Brenna Tarrant and Georgia Garnett, you are both unstoppable and we cannot wait to see how far you go!
It can be hard to get out of your cosy, warm bed to train in this cold and rainy weather. Sydney West Sports Medicine have put together a list of tips for you to keep yourself motivated this cold winter.
On 18 July, WSAS and SWSAS golf athletes went head to head! The WSAS golf squad came home victorious with an end result of 243 – 200 points!
From the Western Sydney Academy of Sport to the Australian Diamonds squad, Paige Hadley is an inspiration to us all. Paige will be joining us for a fantastic night recognising western Sydney’s talented young athletes on Saturday 21 September 2019. Don’t miss out on hearing her story. Secure your tickets for the big night now!
Nominations for the Woolworths Scholarship are currently open and must be received by no later than close of business on Friday 30 August 2019.
You may have heard of the term rehabilitation, which refers to the process of restoring normal function, health and movement after an injury or surgery. This probably brings up images of ice, crutches and walking frames, a bunch of physios and nurses to aid someone in their recovery. But have you heard of the buzzword “prehab”?
The Academy launched it’s new female rowing program a few months back. The program includes 10 girls ranging between 15 and 20 years old.
On Wednesday 26 June, Blacktown City Council provided an opportunity to recognise the success of the Academy’s athlete development programs, with a selection of talented local athletes in attendance.
As a part of the Academy’s development program, we provide educational sessions on a range of topics for our athletes. On 1 July we will bring together Softball, Canoe Slalom and Rowing for a Cyber Safety session.
Wenty Leagues has been following the journey of Cyclist Samantha Beatty and last Thursday we had the opportunity to introduce Samantha to Wenty Leagues CEO Glenn Kovacs. Glenn spoke with Samantha about her achievements, how she got into cycling and her goals for the future.