PSS Presents: Around the Grounds – Socials Edition #12

Featuring the best online posts from the AFL Europe community, PSS International Removals Presents: Around the Grounds – Socials Edition.

The South Dublin Swans in Ireland are back on the park, the Leipzig Quokkas in Germany reach a training attendance record and a new footy league is underway in southern Sweden.

But first, a reminder to all teams to keep training safe and to make use of our Return to Training documents: Recommended Protocols, Return to Training Posters and Club Training Attendance Register.

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The new head and assistant coach of the Stade Toulousain footy club are leading the way for our summer fitness.

The pair will be sharing a range of fun, fitness challenges via Stade Toulousain’s Instagram to keep everyone exercising at home.

First up is the Commando Challenge! Get involved and upload your efforts so Stade Toulousain can share it via their socials.

Australian footy in Ireland has made a long-awaited return as the South Dublin Swans are back on the park!

This marked the first mixed training session for South Dublin as the team trains under new social distancing guidelines.

If you live nearby and would like to get involved, message their Facebook below.

Great feeling to get out on the pitch again for some socially distance training.This Mark's the first of many mixed…

Posted by South Dublin Swans on Saturday, June 20, 2020

The Galway Magpies are next to follow, resuming training this Wednesday.

The team is requesting all players to bring their own water bottle and hand sanitiser to abide Ireland’s government guidelines.

Train hard and safely Magpies!

In Wales, the Cardiff Panthers are kicking off their own AFL tipping competition.

The competition starts in Round 5 of the AFL (July 2nd) and the Panthers are hoping for a minimum of 20 participants!

Are you a tipping expert? Message Cardiff’s Facebook page below if you’d like to get involved.

Coronavirus shouldn't stop you from enjoying footy this season. We may not be able to get out on the pitch but we can play along with the pros from Round 5 onwards through the Cardiff Panthers AFL Tipping Game!Watch the video below to learn more and how to get involved! 😎#cardiffpanthers #southproud #tippinggame #afl #happytipping 🔵⚪️

Posted by Cardiff Panthers – AFL Tipping Game on Thursday, June 18, 2020

Weeks of hard training for the Leipzig Quokkas has recently reached a new attendance record.

Last Wednesday, the team had the most attendees they’ve ever had to a training session!

An impressive effort having only just recently joined AFL Germany. Well done team!

Footy in Sweden took a big step forward last week!

AFL Sweden launched the new Southern Sweden Australian Football League featuring three teams; the Malmö Celtic Convicts, the Malmö Red Eyes and the Greater Southern Sweden Giants.

The new league has been introduced in an effort to get games played whilst following Sweden’s government guidelines.

Each team was selected via a draft between the three team managers with Round 1 beginning last Thursday.

AFL Europe sponsor Belushi’s has officially re-opened in Berlin.

With the Amsterdam bar opening earlier this month, Berlin marks the second Belushi’s bar to open since having to close due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Make sure you head down for a beer and a burger if you’re nearby!

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Jackson Jones – AFL Europe