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RaiderNation 2014

The Raiders Gridiron Club are still recruiting for their 2014 Men’s, Women’s & Colts Seasons!

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Recruiting for Women’s Gridiron

The Raiders Women’s team are currently recruiting for the 2014 Season!

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To join us you can register here:

For information contact:


Raiders In Action


The Raiders are well into their preseason training for the 2014 Mens and Womens Competitions.

The coaches have been pleased with the turnout and commitment that had been shown and it is great
to see a lot of new faces turning up, putting 100% in and learning more about our sport.

More photos of training can be found here:  Raiders Training Album on Facebook

If you are interested in playing, coaching or just learning more about Gridiron get in touch with us!

For information contact:  The Head Coach or you can register here:


Recruiting for 2014

Do you like contact sports?

Are you big and strong?

Do you like a physical battle?

Would you like to play sport which will let you use your size and strength?

The Raiders Gridiron Club are now recruiting for their Mens Team

To join us you can register here:
For information contact:


Raiders State of Origin Event


The Raiders will be heading to the Erskinville Hotel to watch State of Origin II. This is a great chance for all of us to get together off the Gridiron, hangout, have some fun and get to know each other better. Bring your friends and partners, the more the merrier!

We will also be running a Final Score raffle. Tickets are $1 each or 12 for $10. Tickets are sold sealed. If you have the ticket that matches the score at the end of the game, a cool $250 will be yours! We will have these tickets on the night and at training before the event, so if you want to buy a bunch and sell them on to your family and friends let us know!





2014 Preseason Commences

The Raiders Gridiron Club Official start of Preseason Training for both Men and Womens Teams is on Tuesday 3 June 2014.

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Practice will be held on Soccer Ground Number 1 at Tempe Reserve Holbeach Ave Tempe.

If you are coming by train then catch a train to Wolli Creek Railway Station and it is a 500 metre walk.

Men’s Team practice on Tuesday Nights – 6.45pm arrival for training from 7.00pm until 9.30pm.

Womens Team practice on Tuesday and Thursday Nights – 6.45pm arrival for training from 7.00pm until 9.30pm.




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Raiders Combine & Open Day – Results

The Raiders Gridiron Club held there Inaugural Combine and Open Day on Saturday 24th May 2014.

We would like to thank Arc Sport UNSWSeriously AthleticSignature FitnessBring it on Sports and TouchDown Kids for helping us put on a great day!

Below are the results from our top performers in the 2014 Combine:

  • 40 yard Dash: Kent Nguyen and Hannah Jeffers
  • Bench Press: Matthew Boon and Hayley Tagaloa-Smith
  • Vertical Jump: Jackey Trinh and Chloe Mulheron
  • T drill: Tom Clifton, Stacey Speer and Hannah Jeffers

Congratulations to the top performers and a massive thank to everyone who came down and put in solid efforts.

The 2014 Coaching Staff are very enthusiastic and are keen to make the 2014 Men’s and Women’s season very successful!

The inductees of Warrior Club were also presented with their brand new Raiders Warrior jacket.

10330289_662536657159653_5093207683338919982_nThe Warrior Club Inductees pictured are:  Jack Ringwood, Matthew Boon, Kingsley Dennison, Michelle Link, Dane Robertson, Joel Conway, Ethan Conway, Nick Taylor Pitcher and Aynslee Rodger .



Raiders Open Day & Combine




We will be holding an Open Day and Combine to launch our Men’s and Women’s teams 2014 preseason.

Come along to find out more about Gridiron (be it as a player, coach, fan or even if you just want to learn more about the sport).
There will be events for kids as well as adults.

Coaches, players and club staff will be around all day to answer any questions you have about our sport and we will also be running an all day BBQ!
The day will run as follows:

  • 9.30am –  Registration for Touchdown Kids
  • 10.00am – Touchdown Kids session – fun and skills for kids aged from 3 right up to 12 (Thanks to Bring It On Sports)
  • 10.30am – Registration for Combine
  • 11:00am – Combine: including 40 yard spring, broad jump, vertical jump, shuttle runs, flexibility test and bench press. (Thanks to Signature Fitness Bondi, Seriously Athletic and Bring It On Sports)
  • 1.00pm –  Flag Football – A Social game of Flag Gridiron to test out your game day skills/
  • 2.00pm –  Presentation of Warrior Club Jackets to players for 2013 season.


Entry is by Gold Coin Donation


Raiders End 2013 Season 7-5

After a win in Week 13 against the North Western Predators, the Raiders managed a 3 game win streak to finish their 2013 regular season with (7-5) record. The 2013 season has been the Raiders most successful season since 2005. This season, the team scored 342 points For (3rd) and had 290 points Against (5th).

2013 Standings - Week 13

While the Raiders season may be over, the Team’s place in the standings is yet to be decided. Depending on the results of Week 14′s games, the Raiders may stay in their current 5th position – or move as high as equal-3rd and into the Playoffs!


Raiders Men’s – Week 7 vs Mustangs

After the League Bye, the (3-2) Raiders are keen to get back into the season – ready to take on the (3-2) Woolongong Mustangs.

In Week 7, the Raiders play the Mustangs at home in an important battle for 3rd place. The game will be played this Saturday, 12th October at Cnr Northcliffe Dr & Wilkinson St, Berkeley with kick-off at 7:00pm.     

Week 7                            RAIDERS          @        MUSTANGS

Record:                            3-2  (5th)                           3-2(4th)
Points Scored:            172  (2nd)                         153 (5th)
Points Allowed:         159  (6th)                           89 (3rd)

For more League schedule information click here.