“Heck yes, it means something”; Super Netball to host history-making Pride match

Thursday the Queensland Firebirds and Collingwood will play in the first Super Netball Pride Game. Erin Delahunty shares what it means to the LGBTIQA+ community. “Heck yes, it means something. It’s not about wearing a rainbow shirt or some tokenistic gesture, it’s a signal people in my sport care about me and actually want to …

Why Pride Rounds in amateur adult sport will always be important

Fitzroy FC player Kirsty Marshall writes on her experience playing in a Pride Game and what this kind of celebration and visibility means to her. On Sunday the 2nd of May, Fitzroy Football Club and Melbourne University Women’s Football Club came together to compete in the first ever official Pride Game in the Victorian Amateur …

Pride in Our Game

Fiona Newton from the Chicks Talking Footy team reflects on the powerful significance of this year’s AFLW Pride Round celebrations. When the Chicks Talking Footy team interviewed Debbie Lee (VFLW champion and Bulldogs General Manager of Women’s Football) at the AFLW Pride Game broadcast for Joy 949 in 2020, we asked her what a Pride …