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Bomber Thompson… a man of history

Sports Wizard® worked with Mark Thompson and Geelong from 2007-2011 for three AFL Premierships. The man they call ‘Bomber’ is back in the coaching hot-sear for 2014, as interim Coach of Essendon. Thompson was featured by the Age this week, looking at his positive start to
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Former Roo set to shine in AFL

Former Clarence Roos player Josh Green has been identified by Brisbane Lions legend Jonathan Brown as one to look out for in season 2014, with the Queensland side set to kick off its 2014 AFL campaign against reigning Premier, Hawthorn. It has been a great journey for Green, developin
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ASC to conduct WNBL review

Basketball Australia has enlisted the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) to undertake a broad review of the Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL), as it looks to secure the financial stability of the competition and its clubs. The news is a boost for WNBL Clubs, with Basketb
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Edmondson Dynamics training peak performance in body and mind

Sports Wizard® partner, Edmondson Dynamics has some exciting times ahead. The brainchild of former NRL star, Mark Edmondson, the company is a specialist in the mental side of sport, proven to: improve self-confidence and motivation and making athletes and teams fearless within their s
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Capitals finish season on a high

The Canberra Capitals finished the 2013-2014 WNBL season a high on Friday night, defeating the West Coast Waves 73-50. The Club is looking ahead to a bright 2014-15 season, with big things on the horizon, and used its final match of the season to give the crowd a glimpse of the future
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Sports Wizard® intensive courses

The crew at Sports Wizard® have been super productive over the last few days, with a new trio of Certified Sports Analysts™ provisioned by the Company. Sports Wizard® Managing Director, Tony Charge, accredited Alex Belperio, Chris Byrne and Luke Jansen as provisional Level 1 Certified
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Opals star Lauren Jackson out for four months

Canberra Capitals Coach and Sports Wizard®’s Head of Basketball, Carrie Graf, has allayed fears about Lauren Jackson’s return to the WNBL next season, believing a four-month break as a result of surgery refresh the Opals legend for her comeback campaign. Jackson will miss
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Player pay increase needed to stop offshore exodus

Canberra Capitals captain, Jess Bibby, has revealed Natalie Hurst’s early exit to play in Turkey has the support of the Club’s senior players but fronted the media to explain how the situation highlights the need for player pay to be increased in the WNBL in order to preve
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Sports Wizard® basketball ambassador heads for Turkey

Canberra Capitals star and Sports Wizard® basketball ambassador Natalie Hurst has left the 2013-2014 WNBL season two games early, signing a short-term deal in Turkey and immediately heading off overseas. Hurst, one of the Capitals’ most loyal servants, left Canberra on Thursday
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