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Winning without fighting, whilst avoiding coward punches

Patrick Moore hosts boxing training for juniors and teenagers at the Northern Beaches Police Citizens Youth Club in Dee Why (DYPCYC). However, as well as running Monday and Wednesday afternoon classes combining self-defence and fitness, Patrick is hosting specialist workshops on the first two Sundays in December (3rd and...

Groms head to Manly for GYG Surftag

Junior surfers from Newcastle thru to the NSW South Coast will be representing their local Boardriding Clubs at Queenscliff Beach, Manly this weekend in the GYG JUNIORSURFTAG. Under 14’s...

Manly Warringah Sea Eagles sport new emblem

Manly Warringah Sea Eagles will fly into 2024 fresh-faced, with the club announcing their new emblem lat a special launch this morning, 17 October 2023. Calling it a "fresh, modern...

Local ‘bull’ Chris makes history with fastest trans-oz run

Northern Beaches resident Chris ‘The Bull’ Turnbull has set the world record for the fastest run from Perth to Sydney (Manly) running more than two marathons a day to...

North Narra dominate Surftag series at Curly

North Narrabeen Boardriders have dominated the 2023 WOODHILL ESTATE AGENTS SURFTAG winning the Men’s Division and finishing Runners Up in the Women’s and Masters. In pumping 4-5 foot waves at...

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Matt Cleary is Editor of The Beaches Champion, the journal for Northern Beaches sports news. A journalist since covering the 2000 Olympics, Matt is a two-time nominee for “Best Coverage of Sport by an Individual – Print Media” by the Australian Sports Commission.
Matt has contributed to The Guardian; Sydney Morning Herald; Australian Financial Review; Inside Sport; Rugby League Week; Inside Cricket; Inside Rugby; Golf Australia; Fox Sports; NRL.com; The Roar; Men’s Health; Luxury Travel; Robb Report; and dozens of national and international sports, travel and lifestyle journals. He is also the author of “The Milk” about the 40-year history of the Canberra Raiders, and “A Short History of Golf”. He lives in Allambie Heights with his wife Frances, three boys and a dog, and plays golf at Long Reef GC.
Have a story to pitch? Contact matt@mattcleary.com