An interview with Michael Peacock – Heidelberg Football Netball Club

Show Notes Steve is joined by Michael Peacock, from Heidelberg Football Netball Club’s football program. Michael discusses their women’s and girl’s football teams, gender equity in their club and in their committee, and how the small changes to club culture have brought about massive success in a rapid period of time. Click here to learn […]

An interview with Spiro Espositos – Get Your Racquet On at Maidstone Tennis Club

Show Notes Steve is joined by Spiro Espositos, secretary of the Maidstone Tennis Club. Spiro was part of the delivery of Tennis Australia’s Get Your Racquet On campaign, prior to the interruption of COVID19. The Get Your Racquet On campaign was designed to bring people back to the sport of tennis by encouraging them to […]

An interview with Fiona Walker – Tennis 4 Teens and Riddles Creek Tennis Club

Show Notes Steve is joined by Fiona Walker, president and junior coordinator of the Riddells Creek Tennis Club. Riddells Creek introduced the Tennis 4 Teens program prior to the interruption of COVID, and Fiona has some wonderful insights to share on the benefits of Doing Sport Differently. The conversation centres around the importance of creating […]

An interview with Felicity and Josh – Leisure Networks and the Power2Pedal program

Show Notes Steve is joined by Felicity and Josh from Leisure Networks, who are both involved in the Power2Pedal program. Power2Pedal was created as a direct response to a survey circulated by Cycling Victoria – in which families expressed a desire for their children to have more opportunities to learn how to ride, get out […]

An interview with Marion Butler – Alfredton Baseball Club & Girls At Bat

Show Notes Steve is joined by Marion Butler who helped start the ‘Girls At Bat’ program in conjunction with members from the Alfredton Baseball Club. This program was a huge success at getting more girls and women involved in Baseball. Click here to learn how to attract new people to your club. Key Takeaways An […]

An interview with Helen Dorning – Dragons Abreast Ballarat

Show Notes Steve is joined by Helen Dorning from Dragons Abreast, an international breast cancer awareness DragonBoat organisation! Dragons Abreast have helped increased female participation in this sport, as well as raising awareness about breast cancer. Click here to learn how to attract new people to your club. Key Takeaways How sport can be a […]

An interview with Denis Day and Anthony Wilson – Tennis 4 Teens at Point Lonsdale Tennis Club

Show Notes Steve is joined by Denis Day and Anthony Wilson from Point Lonsdale Tennis Club, who implemented the Tennis 4 Teens program. We discuss the benefits of this program, how easy it was to implement, how well it engaged younger members, and why other Tennis clubs should partake! Click here to learn how to […]

An interview with Naz Asim and Dr Karen Block – Northern Badminton Club and the University of Melbourne

Show Notes Steve is joined by Dr Karen Block from the University of Melbourne and Naz Asim from the Northern Badminton Club to talk about the “Count Me In” research project which explored the best ways to overcome the barriers to sports participation for young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds. Click here to learn […]

An interview with Lynda Madams – Melbourne Frontrunners

Show Notes Steve is joined by Lynda Madams from the Melbourne Frontrunners. This international LGBTQIA+ walking/running organisation empowers and encourages anyone to get involved in any capacity, whether it’s for a social walk, or a competitive run! Click here to learn how to attract new people to your club. Key Takeaways The importance of evolving […]

An interview with Ryan Storr and Deborah Jones – Proud2Play and Archery Victoria

Show Notes Steve is joined by Ryan Storr from Proud2Play and Deborah Jones from Archery Victoria and Hamilton Archers. Proud2Play in partnership with South West Sport and supported by VicHealth, have developed e-learning resources to empower sports clubs to better support LGBTI+ inclusion. Deborah Jones was involved with the early phase of testing for the […]

An interview with Craig Morris – Port Melbourne Bowling Club

Show Notes Steve is joined by Craig from the Port Melbourne Bowling Club to discuss the Bowls and Bubs program. This program aims to engage young parents in the sport by creating and fostering a family-friendly environment, and host events for the kids as well! Click here to learn how to attract new people to […]

An interview with Miranda Wilson – Leongatha Gymnastics Club

Show Notes Steve is joined by Miranda Wilson from the Leongatha Gymnastics Club, who shares how their club modified their programs to create a range of all abilities programs. Click here to learn how to attract new people to your club. Key Takeaways One person can spark change by taking action. You don’t have to […]