I joined a cheer team on assignment — and accidentally fell in love with it

By Emma Jane Posted January 19, 2020 05:00:06 External Link: The only thing more brutal than their workouts are the stories of adversity and triumph behind the athletes themselves. Cheerleaders are nothing but bimbo garnish on the sidelines of football games, right? Wrong. Contrary to the sexist stereotype of cheerleader-as-a-sort-of-slutty-human-parsley, Netflix’s new docuseries Cheer reveals […]

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Bridget McKenzie facing calls to quit after auditors condemn ‘biased’ sports cash splash

Updated January 16, 2020 19:16:40 Deputy Nationals leader Bridget McKenzie is facing calls to resign amid revelations a Federal Government pre-election cash splash was biased towards seats the Coalition wanted to win. Key points: The Coledale Waves Soccer Club spent 200 hours preparing a grant application It wanted money to improve safety standards and attract […]

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