Sydney Showground and the GWS Giants have entered into a partnership with the AFL Sportsready program to support National AFL Academy player, Nathan Richards in developing his career opportunities. The program will see Nathan complete a Certificate III in Turf Management, in addition to fulfilling his AFL commitments and working with the team at Sydney Showground for two days each week.
Commencing February 14, Nathan will share his time between Sydney Showground, TAFE and the GWS Giants. At Sydney Showground he’ll work under the tutelage of Terry O’Keefe, Grounds Manager, where Nathan will learn the art of managing Spotless Stadium’s playing surface.
Sydney Showground to delighted to be involved in the development of this promising young athlete and providing this opportunity for him, to compliment his football career.