Sport Archive

Medals aplenty for karate team

MEMBERS of the South Gippsland Freestyle Karate Club starred at the ISKA (International Sport Karate Association) Victorian Open Round 3 held at the YMCA Leisure Centre in Epping recently. The club had 17 members competing in various events ranging from Sumo, Sword Combat, Point

Women’s football takes off in Nyora

IF you’ve never considered playing women’s footy, now might be the perfect time to start. Nyora Football Club is seeking more players for its first ever women’s team, which is off to a very successful start in AFL Gippsland’s Women’s Development League of seven

Dot wins the lot

LEGENDARY Meeniyan golfer Dot Christie won both the South Gippsland Singles and Seniors championship events held at the Meeniyan Golf Club on Monday last week. Dot’s won close to 50 club championships at the course, and numerous regional titles. She carded an 83 off

SGB is Victoria’s top swimming club

THE SOUTH Gippsland Bass (SGB) Swimming Club has been named Victorian Club of the Year by the state’s peak body for competitive swimming. At an awards ceremony at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre earlier this month, Swimming Victoria praised SGB for excelling in

Bulldogs claim big scalp

THERE had been an air of confidence coming out of Phillip Island in the past few weeks, as players began to return from injury and consistency was growing. Now the Bulldogs have sent a message to the West Gippsland competition as they defeated the