2016 DBA NEWS

 

Meet the Goannas: The quiet achievers of Aussie basketball
The Pick and Roll

"They're the bunch of amazing blokes who will proudly represent Australian Mens Basketball at the Deaflympics next year. Meet the Australian Goannas Deaf Mens Basketball Team."


I'm proud to be a deaf athlete ... I just wish we had financial support
The Feed SBS

"I honestly can not put an accurate figure on the financial contributions that each and every athlete on the team has put towards our goal of stepping on the podium at the Deaflympic games."


JORDAN WOOLMER IS MUDGEE SPORTS COUNCIL SPORTSPERSON OF THE YEAR
Mudgee Guardian

"Basketballer Jordan Woolmer was named Mudgee Sports Council 2015 Sportsperson of the Year at the awards presentation on Friday evening."


OP MAKING HIS MARK FOR HIS COUNTRY
Old Paradians Association

"Mark ably captained the Deaf Basketball team to a top ten finish at the 2015 World Deaf Basketball Championships and also to gold medal status at the Asia Pacific Deaf Games.”


KILSYTH COACH BRENT REID SETS THE TONE FOR DEAF SPORT
Lilydale & Yarra Valley Leader

“As the coach of the Australian Goannas Deaf Basketball team, Mr Reid came in to his position through chance but has since grasped his opportunity, embraced the deaf community and helped Australia achieve international sporting success.”


YOUTH LEAGUE MEN VS THE GOANNAS
Sherbrooke Suns Basketball Club

“Come see the Australia’s National Deaf Team "The GOANNAS" play Sherbrooke Suns Youth League at Belgrave Heights Christian School.”