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Wallace finds purpose in footy

- 20/12/2017

– Published online, 18 December by Kirralee Thomas http://www.afc.com.au/news/2017-12-18/aflw-wallace-finds-purpose-in-footy Ruth Wallace has found a purpose in life, and she is using football to share that with the next generation of girls and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. The 24-year-old has represented the Australian Junior Matildas and Adelaide United in soccer, but remarkably she doesn’t … Continue reading "Wallace finds purpose in footy"

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Adrian’s deadly legs conquer marathon

- 30/11/2017

Published online, National Indigenous Times – 29 November 2017 A Broome man has finished third in one of the toughest races on the planet – Chile’s Volcano Marathon Adrian Dodson-Shaw, the head coach of Indigenous Marathon Project and the first Indigenous Australian to tackle the race, was one of four Australians to travel to the … Continue reading "Adrian’s deadly legs conquer marathon"

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First Australians conquer NYC marathon

- 21/11/2017

Published on Prime Minister and Cabinet’s website, 6 November Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt AM, have congratulated the latest squad of Indigenous Marathon Foundation runners on conquering the legendary New York City Marathon. “The Indigenous Marathon Foundation uses running to promote health and build resilience and leadership … Continue reading "First Australians conquer NYC marathon"

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Dodson-Shaw defies harsh Chilean heat

- 21/11/2017

Published online, The West Australian, 17 November, 2017 Broome runner Adrian Dodson-Shaw has defied the heat of a harsh Chilean Marathon with a top ten finish yesterday. The Kimberley scorcher left runners from around the world in his dust with a third place time of six hours, four minutes and three seconds for the men’s … Continue reading "Dodson-Shaw defies harsh Chilean heat"

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Health leaders tackle childhood obesity

- 16/11/2017

Tackling childhood obesity is a key goal of a planned summit at the Glasshouse on Thursday November 16. Almost a quarter of NSW children are overweight or obese. The inaugural Mid North Coast Regional Obesity Summit will bring together health leaders to work towards reducing childhood overweight and obesity in the region. Children who are … Continue reading "Health leaders tackle childhood obesity"

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