Sports Uniforms – Removing the Barrier for Girls in Sport

More and more girls are beginning to play sport every year, and it is awesome to see. However, research is showing that some girls do not want to participate in physical active because they feel embarrassed or feel they are putting their bodies on display and they do not feel like they meet society’s beauty […]

Inclusion in Sporting Clubs

As the world has progressed it is important that we recognise and understand that in all aspects of life, we need to be inclusive to all types of people and don’t discriminate against an individual because of something that makes them different. According to Vic Sport, the term inclusion refers to what we do to […]

Introducing The No Nasties Project!

Sports Community is proud to acknowledge and bring attention to the fine work that is being completed by The No Nasties Project. The No Nasties Project is on a crusade to remove 500 tons of sugar from Australians without removing the fun or yum. For every ton they remove, they are donating $100 to support […]

10 Reasons to Volunteer at your Club

In this modern age, it seems many people just aren’t as interested in sports volunteering as they were in the past. There are numerous reasons why your community should get involved in your sports club, and we’ve listed them below! 1. Everyone has a different set of skills that need sharing – Sports clubs around […]

Healthy Eating for Athletes – The Benefits and Food Suggestions

For young athletes across the country looking to evolve and go from being an amateur to a professional, it is extremely important that they take care of their body and prepare for their sporting event by consuming a diet that is suitable, healthy and beneficial. There is a clear link between good health and good […]

The Effects of Drugs and Alcohol on the Body

The consumption of alcohol and drugs can lead to dangerous, lasting effects on the human body. It is important that before people make the choice to take or consume either of these, that they know and understand the risks involved. Drugs Different types of drugs can affect the human body in various ways and can […]

10 Signs that Someone is Struggling

In today’s society, it is common with the amount of adversity and pressures that are presented to us daily, for the everyday individual to experience a mental health issue. One in seven Australians will experience depression in their lifetime. One in seven Australians is currently experiencing an anxiety condition. One in six Australians is currently […]

The Dangers of Having Poor Food Hygiene in your Canteen

The Dangers of having Poor Food Hygiene in your Canteen   It is the role of anyone who cooks and prepares food for people, to ensure that you are safely serving food to members of the public, including people that you care for.   Majority of the time, individuals tend to overlook the effects of poor hygiene automatically thinking […]

The Importance of Hydration

The Importance of Hydration  As members of our community head into Australia’s fiery and scalding Summer, it is important to remind our friends and family to stay hydrated each and every day because it is such an important factor for our overall health.  The human body depends on fluid, specifically water to survive. Each cell, […]

10 Must Haves in your Club’s First Aid Kit

10 Must Haves in your First-Aid Kits  It is important that all workplaces and any organisation has a well-constructed and an organised first aid kit, ensuring that should a medical emergency arise, those within the vicinity can be prepared to help and potentially save a life.    It is recommended for anyone to complete a first […]

I’m Proud of You- The Mental toll Lockdown has had on the Aussie Sport Community

267; A significant number that symbolises what has been a bleak, wistful and strenuous period for Melbournians. With the recent lockdown extension, Melbourne is guaranteed to become the most locked down city in the world next month, passing Buenos Aires who currently holds the record with 245 days. We are nearly three weeks since we […]

RUOK – Tools To Help

R U OK? is a harm prevention charity that encourages people to stay connected and have conversations that can help others through difficult times in their lives. The mission being to inspire and empower people to meaningfully connect with those in their world and lend support when they are struggling with life. Thursday 9 September […]