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Pre-Season in Full Swing

"This pre-season is all about building the skill level up and building the culture that we sustained last year." Academy coach Mitch Lower is looking forward to a big pre-season for the Redbacks. Training is back on at Bundoora Oval on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6.30-8.10. https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FRMITWFA%2Fvideos%2F501909903740084%2F&show_text=0&width=560

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Sarah McKenna appointed Skills Development Manager

Redback Sarah McKenna will be a part of the Academy's 2020 expansion after being appointed the Skills Development Manager. The woman affectionately known as 'Big', who was an executive committee member, player and also a leader in establishing a welcoming and fun environment amongst the Redbacks in the first season, will oversee the program dedicated… Continue reading Sarah McKenna appointed Skills Development Manager

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Dr Emilio Kardaris appointed as Director of Medical

The Academy will retain the services of Dr Emilio Kardaris in 2020 with the RMIT fellow appointed to the position of Director of Medical. Dr Kardaris was the Tuesday night supervisor of the sports medical therapy team, overseeing and assessing the work of the osteopathy, chiropractic and myotherapy student interns at Bundoora Oval. “Seeing as… Continue reading Dr Emilio Kardaris appointed as Director of Medical

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2020 Skill Development Coaches Signed On

Chris Falcke and Chris O’Connor have been appointed as Academy skill development coaches for the 2020 season. Falcke was one of the earliest figures at the Academy as the running & acceleration coach in RMIT’s pre-season. The on-field improvement and success of the Redbacks was in no small part due to his monitoring and training… Continue reading 2020 Skill Development Coaches Signed On