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15 March 2021

Griffith girls in gear for 2021 AON Rugby 7s campaign

Griffith University has named the squad for its 2021 AON Uni 7s campaign, with high hopes for a successful season after Covid impacted the interstate rugby sevens competition last year.

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27 July 2017
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10 May 2017
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3 February 2017
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19 December 2016
Griffith University alumnus Shannon Perry is now a rugby sevens gold medal winner. Photo courtesy of ARU Media.

ARU announces women’s Rugby Sevens team

A Griffith University team will participate in the first national Women’s University Rugby Sevens competition in 2017.

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9 August 2016

Rugby sevens glory builds on medal tally

Griffith Education graduate Shannon Parry is at the heart of Australia's historic gold medal in Women's Rugby &s at the Rio Olympics

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23 April 2014

Is rugby league too dangerous?

After Newcastle forward Alex McKinnon’s neck was broken in a lifting tackle in March, some commentators and parents have questioned whether rugby is just too dangerous to safely play. Griffith Health Institute's Professor Peter Milburn looks at the issue.

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12 March 2014

Not so gentle giants: how rugby players are getting bigger

They’re the giants of Australian sport — and if you’ve suspected rugby players are getting bigger, you’re right. But while stronger, bulkier bodies might have more entertainment value, the focus on girth and force is holding back the sport, writes Professor Peter Milburn.

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15 November 2012

Q&A with rugby star turned MBA graduate

Former Wallabies rugby union star David Croft reflects on the advantages his Griffith MBA gave him as he tackled his...

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25 November 2011

World first study into Rugby Sevens

Rugby sevens is on the cusp on becoming a truly global sport with tens of millions of dollars being pumped...

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