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3 local B.M.X-ers off to Columbia for World Championships.

Ipswich B.M.X rider, Matt Krasevskis says he'll test his mettle..when he takes to the track for the World Championships in Columbia later this year. The 17 year-old was chosen to represent his country, after finishing second in his class at the recent Australian B.M.X Championships. Locals David Jackson and Lee Smith also...

The Jets savour that winning feeling!

The Ipswich Jets have now won the first three games of the season, following their recent win over the Normanby Hounds. The Jets thrashed the Hounds 44 to 4..despite being down three players. They've also accounted for Redcliffe and Wynnum Manly in recent weeks. (Image courtesy of

Chief Chook crowing over unfairness in game against The Dragons.

Trent Robinson is expecting a call from N.R.L boss Todd Greenberg, for blasting match officials, after his team's 20-18 loss to The Dragons. The Roosters coach says referee Ben Cummins has disrespected his players for several years...and that 'The Bunker' is playing too great a role in the game. Robinson was left...

Victory for The Ipswich Jets & Goodna Eagles in local footy.

  The Ipswich Jets have broken a 3-game losing streak, with the help of 3 squad debutantes' notch up a 20 points to 6 win over the Sunshine Coast Falcons at Hervey Bay on the weekend. Jets co-coach, Shane Walker told the Q.T - there were some pre-match nerves but the ending...

Another win for the Broncos

The Brisbane Broncos are celebrating their round eight win over the South Sydney Rabbitohs - Brisbane beat South Sydney 30 points to 8 at Suncorp Stadium - scoring three unanswered tries in 10 minutes.

Toowoomba swimmer shows his 'freestyle' with a new record.

A local teenager has become the Darling Downs fastest ever 50 metre free-styler, after his record breaking swim recently at the Australian Age Championships. 15-year-old Simon Geldenhuys eclipsed a record set by former Toowoomba Olympian, Darren Lange, in the 50-metre freestyle final..with a 23.8 second swim. Geldenhuys has told the Toowoomba Chronicle...

Ipswich High put their best boots forward for the footy season.

Ipswich State High School seniors continue their preparations for the start of the rugby league season. The team, which sits at the top of the Brisbane Broncos schoolboy's challenge, are hoping to continue last year's winning form alongside Marsden, Palm Beach Currumbin and Wavell High schools. (Image courtesy of

Former FIFA footballer now calls Logan Metro home.

In soccer...a former international player has added more foreign flavour to Logan Metro F.C’s line-up. The club has signed former Cook Islands defender Branden Turepu, after he moved to Australia last year. The 26-year-old played five matches for the Cook Islands, including qualifiers for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, but took a...

Ipswich swimming star scores her ticket to Rio!

An Ipswich swimming sensation can hardly contain her excitement, after qualifying for this year's Rio Olympics. 20 year-old Leah Neale earned her place on Australia's swimming team, after a successful week of competition and national team commitments at the recent Olympic trials in Adelaide. Full-filling her childhood dream, Leah is now planning...

JETS face double whammy

A double blow for the Ipswich Jets.... Not only, losing yesterday's Intrust Super Cup clash with the SEAGULLS -  but also the loss of Marmin Barba with a suspected broken Fibula.   BARBA could be out for the next six weeks.
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