2019 IFAF World Championship Statement

To all Australian Outback Supporters & Friends We have received the following release from IFAF: The International Federation of American Football (IFAF) is excited to announce its world championship schedule through 2024. Featuring events in Men’s, Women’s, U-19, U-20, and Flag (Men’s and Women’s) disciplines, this solidified schedule is the natural consequence of IFAF’s emergence […]

Calling for Volunteers

On Friday 24 September 1993 when Juan Antonio Samaranch said “THE WINNER IS SYDNEY” the excitement was uncontainable. When Gridiron Australia won the bid to host the 2019 IFAF World Championship it is was just like winning the Olympics – and we have, we have won the hosting rights for the American Football Olympic Games! […]

2019 World Championship Sponsorship Packages

Sponsoring or partnering with the 2019 IFAF World Championship of American Football means that you will be supporting Gridiron Australia to deliver this amazing tournament in Australia. Aligning yourself with this championship provides strategic benefits such as: Showing support for a professional body that is leading advocacy for its members Being aligned with the recognised […]

Wollongong named as host for 2019 World Championship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE –  Friday 7 September 2018 WOLLONGONG NAMED AS HOST CITY FOR 2019 IFAF MEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Gridiron Australia is pleased to announce that Wollongong (NSW, Australia) will host the 2019 Men’s World Championship of American Football at the iconic WIN Stadium beside the Pacific Ocean. From Tuesday 23 July – Monday 5 August […]

NFL International Combine

This coming October the NFL will launch the first official NFL International Combine. The Combine will commence with a number of satellite and regional combines being held across Fiji, Samoa, New Zealand and Australia. A final showcase where you will test your skills in front of NFL officials is set for the Gold Coast on […]

Coaching Applications – Australian Women’s National Team

Applications are now open for all coaching positions on the Australian Outback Women’s National Team.  The successful coaching staff will lead our women with the aim to represent Australia at the 2021 IFAF Women’s World Championship. For further information please download the position description here. All interested applicants must submit their resume including all relevant […]

2018 U19 Outback Roster & Live Stream

IFAF U19 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP UPDATE – The Junior Australian Outback National Team have arrived in Mexico and are in good spirits.  The team trained with intensity in camp at Rockford and are as prepared as possible for this tournament.  Facing the USA in their first game is a daunting prospect, but we are please to report that […]

Men’s Outback – S&C Coaches

There is no argument that football is a game that requires tremendous strength. Tackling an opponent, laying a block and stiff-arming pursuing tacklers are just a few examples of strength-dependent manoeuvres. In conjunction with proper technique and execution, having a high level of strength will increase an athlete’s ability to perform these actions effectively against […]