April 2015

Published a story 19th Apr 2015 6:13 AM

WHEN Alannah Fancourt penned letters to 40 south-east Queensland trainers requesting work in 2010 and 2011, she was young and inexperienced.

Persistence pays for apprentice jockey in job search

WHEN Alannah Fancourt penned letters to 40 south-east Queensland trainers requesting work in 2010 and 2011, she was young and inexperienced.

Published a story 18th Apr 2015 8:04 AM

BRISBANE Roar assistant coach Jeff Hopkins believes Lachlan Jackson has “all the right ingredients” to be a high-quality player.

Jackson urged to lift game Tipped by Roar to soar

BRISBANE Roar assistant coach Jeff Hopkins believes Lachlan Jackson has “all the right ingredients” to be a high-quality player.

Published a story 18th Apr 2015 7:56 AM

JULIAN Wilson continued his charge to the top of the World Surf League’s Championship Tour with another heat win at Margaret River yesterday.

Top barrel by wildcard spells end for Fanning

JULIAN Wilson continued his charge to the top of the World Surf League’s Championship Tour with another heat win at Margaret River yesterday.

Published a story 15th Apr 2015 8:48 AM

IRONMAN champion Darren Mercer yesterday lauded two Noosa Heads talents after they won prized titles at the Australian Surf Life Saving Youth Championships.

Noosa duo shines at Aussies

IRONMAN champion Darren Mercer yesterday lauded two Noosa Heads talents after they won prized titles at the Australian Surf Life Saving Youth Championships.

Published a story 14th Apr 2015 9:38 PM

SWIMMING: Blake Cochrane is intent on defending his world title in Glasgow in July after “sending a message” to his rivals in Sydney.

Cochrane 'sends a message' to rivals ahead of Glasgow

SWIMMING: Blake Cochrane is intent on defending his world title in Glasgow in July after “sending a message” to his rivals in Sydney.

Published a story 14th Apr 2015 6:28 AM

WHEN former Nambour State School principal Amos Downs got a few teachers together for some bowls, he didn't know tradition would continue for 50 years.

Weekly meet still a treat for Coast teachers group

WHEN former Nambour State School principal Amos Downs got a few teachers together for some bowls, he didn't know tradition would continue for 50 years.

Published a story 12th Apr 2015 9:50 PM

SURFING: Coolum Beach prospect Isabella Nichols surged to the top of the Australasian Women’s Junior Tour yesterday after her second Pro Junior win this year.

Nichols tops Junior Tour after Tahiti win

SURFING: Coolum Beach prospect Isabella Nichols surged to the top of the Australasian Women’s Junior Tour yesterday after her second Pro Junior win this year.

Published a story 12th Apr 2015 9:38 PM

RUGBY LEAGUE: Falcons players have vowed to “step up” after skipper Tom Murphy sustained a serious shoulder injury in the triumph over Tweed Heads yesterday.

Falcons 'step up' after captain hurt in win over Tweed

RUGBY LEAGUE: Falcons players have vowed to “step up” after skipper Tom Murphy sustained a serious shoulder injury in the triumph over Tweed Heads yesterday.

Published a story 12th Apr 2015 5:02 PM

The Sunshine Coast has snared a promising win on the road.

Falcons win two in a row

The Sunshine Coast has snared a promising win on the road.

Published a story 5th Apr 2015 1:54 PM

THE manager of super featherweight Paul Fleming believes he is a genuine world title contender.

Manager rates Fleming as a world-beater

THE manager of super featherweight Paul Fleming believes he is a genuine world title contender.

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