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Pre-season Training, 27 Feb

Our NAB Challenge recruits joined the rest of the senior squad as we get closer to our game against St.Kilda.

5:15pm  Feb 27, 2015

James Hird -Statement

Essendon coach James Hird has confirmed he will not be seeking special leave to appeal against ASADA to the High Court of Australia.

3:38pm  Feb 27, 2015

Zach hits the ground running

Coming off the track after another gruelling training session, emerging star Zach Merrett is eager to put all the hard work of the pre-season into action.

2:23pm  Feb 27, 2015

The development of this facility will enable the club to secure its long term future and build the best, biggest and most flexible training base in the AFL.

→ Best practice indoor training space suitable for drills, match tactics and game simulation
→ Two AFL-sized ovals
→ Medical, sports science and recovery areas
→ A pool and aquatic recovery area
→ A large gymnasium space
→ A one kilometre running circuit
→ An auditorium and dedicated spaces for player/coach reviews and games analysis
→ A player development, lounge and study area
→ A consolidated football administration building which will improve the overall interaction at the club

 


 

"If we want to be the best, we must lead the competition in all aspects of the game. we must give our players the best facilities in the AFL to enable them to prepare, train and recover in a professional environment every day they go to work."

James Hird
Senior Coach, Essendon Football Club