We are thrilled to inform you that SCA was able to train 41 trainee chaplains in Papua New Guinea recently. With sports academy staff and competition bosses keen to grow it throughout PNG sport.
SCA has been engaged by the 2017 Rugby League World Cup team to provide over 21 chaplains to this years competition being played in venues across Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.
Congratulations to NRL Parramatta Eels Chaplain George Dansey who won the Eels 2017 Michael Cronin Club Person of the Year Award.
Sebastian James from Eternity Magazine lands on some interesting points of view when it comes to the role of prayer for elite athletes.
The Daily Telegraph have written a great piece on South Sydney Rabbitohs chaplain Paul Stevens. Paul was previously a sports chaplain with the Sharks and a former NRL player himself. He played for the Sharks and the St George Dragons.
Melissa Yeo from the Parramatta Advertiser interviews Eels chaplain George Dansey on the role he plays with the team and staff at this iconic NRL club.
60 Minutes recently ran a story on the rise of young men taking their own lives. Many of whom were involved in sports communities. Tragically, suicide among men is at all-time highs with 6 men taking their lives each day in Australia.
Steve Stubbings and Cam Butler recently caught up with Canberra Raiders Chaplain John Woods at Etihad Stadium. Woods moved to the ACT with his family in 1960 after leaving Napier…