Ministry of Sport

BLK Launch Revolutionary Netball Uniform To Promote Inclusiveness

In a progressive move by Australian sportswear manufacturer, BLK, a revolutionary type of netball uniform as been developed to give women a choice in what they wear on the court. New research has revealed that...

Category - Technology

CUB’s ‘The Home Game’ Show Nets Over 1 Million Views

Carlton & United Breweries (CUB) has released a new AFL show, ‘The Home Game’, giving fans a glimpse into the private world of AFL stars. The first episode, hosted by comedian Dave Thornton, featured stars Patrick...

AFL Sees 4.4 Million Users Tune In To AFL Media Network

The AFL has recorded 4.4 million users tuning into AFL Media in March, with an average of more than one million per week across the network. Despite the ongoing suspension of the 2020 AFL Premiership season due to COVID...

AthleteTV Launches In Partnership With Facebook

The sports stars behind athlete content platform, AthletesVoice, have launched a new online TV series, AthleteTV (ATV), in partnership with Facebook. The video series will be distributed on both Facebook Watch and...

Facebook Launches Live-Streaming Gaming Platform Early

Social media giant Facebook has launched a dedicated live-streaming gaming platform, Facebook Gaming, earlier than scheduled due to a user spike during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. The platform will see Facebook...

Athletic Trainers Focus On Virtual Care Through COVID-19

As the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic has forced the suspension or cancellation of most major sporting competitions around the world, athletic trainers are finding virtual ways to remain operational. Even though their...

AFL Launches NAB AFL Auskick At Home

The AFL has announced the launch of NAB AFL Auskick at Home, a series of live-streamed football clinics, providing children the opportunity to stay connected to the sport they love. The live-streams will allow families...

WWE WrestleMania 36 Is Most Social Event In Its History

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) has hailed last weekend’s WrestleMania 36 as the ‘most social event’ in its history after the pre-recorded, closed event recorded 967 million video views and 46 million hours of...

Australian Sports Fans Turn To Social Media

As the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) global pandemic continues to leave the world without most of its live sport, Australian sports fans are engaging with social media more than ever to get their sporting fix. According to a...

FAN+ And Benchvote Partner For Fan Engagement Opportunities

Two Australian sporting start-ups, FAN+ and Benchvote have announced a partnership in an effort to create exciting online sports fan engagement opportunities during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. As the world...

Fitbit Confirms $2.1 Billion Acquisition By Google

After days of speculation, Fitbit has confirmed that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Google for $2.1 billion. In a blog post announcing the news, Google SVP of devices and services, Rick...