Sport

Ironman coup for Penrith

Penrith will be home to another major sporting event in 2017 with the announcement that, for the first time in Australia, the Ironman 70.3...

Arlene puts it all on the line

While UFC fans from all over the world were glued to their TV screens last Sunday watching American Holly Holm knockout superstar Ronda Rousey,...

New Panthers wrecking ball on verge of NRL debut

New Penrith Panthers prop Viliame Kikau almost can't believe how much his life has changed in such a short space of time. Just under two...

Merrin plans to keep things simple

Trent Merrin has won a premiership, a State of Origin series and played for his country, but now Penrith’s prized new recruit wants to...

Rough waves ahead for stadium

At a time when tourism is more crucial to Penrith than ever, one of our biggest attractions is showing signs of struggle. Penrith Whitewater Stadium’s...

Bowls, food and fun at Men of League event

Fancy a game of lawn bowls with some footy legends whilst raising some funds for charity? Well, Men of League Penrith has you covered with...

Half in waiting ready to take his chance

Te Maire Martin has only been a member of the Penrith Panthers for a little under two weeks, but already he likes what he...

Hadley set to tour England with Diamonds

Penrith netballer Paige Hadley says it never gets old hearing her name called out as a member of the Australian Diamonds squad. Last week the...

Panthers snare tough forward

The Penrith Panthers have confirmed the signing of forward Suaia Matagi on a one-year deal, with an option for a second year. The arrival of the...

Meet the Hazzards

Emma, James and Jack Hazzard aren’t your average kids. Why? Because at the ages of 16, 13 and 11 they have a license to...

Wallace, Griffin clear the air

Penrith Panthers captain Peter Wallace has vowed he will be at the club next season despite a rumoured rift with new coach Anthony Griffin. Talk...

Wanderers break the drought

The Western Sydney Wanderers have that winning feeling again after they defeated Perth Glory 1-0 last Sunday at Pirtek Stadium. The Wanderers notched up their...

Rising sports stars given financial boost

Young sporting stars were delighted to receive $500 each last week, to help them pursue their sporting goals. 11 young locals received a Local Sporting...

Idris gone from Panthers

Penrith's 2016 NRL pre-season was just hours old when it delivered its first major story - and it's a huge blow for new coach...

Georgallis returns to coach Panthers

Steve Georgallis will return to the Penrith Panthers next season with confirmation that he will coach the club's NSW Cup team. 47-year-old Georgallis briefly coached...

Who do you slow down for?

Minister for Roads Duncan Gay has asked the Western Sydney Wanderers and their supporters: who do you slow down for? The NSW Government and Western...

Seth’s motocross dream closer to reality

Seth Burchell is only nine-years-old but he’s already proving a career in motocross could be well within his sights. The Year 4 student at Werrington...

Power comes to Penrith

45 of the best powerlifters in the nation will travel to Penrith next week to compete in one of Australia’s most well known powerlifting...

Royle treatment after Aaron’s third straight win

Rio-bound triathlete Aaron Royle could very well have the famous Nepean Triathlon named after him in future years after he won his third straight...

300 swimmers turn out for Open Water event

Over 300 swimmers from clubs all over NSW turned out in force last Saturday for the inaugural Nutrition Station Open Water Swim at Sydney International...

Wanderers crowd behaviour in spotlight again

Investigations are continuing into the anti-social behaviour of supporters after 18 people were ejected, three people were charged, and two people were issued with...

Radio king lends a hand to Emus

Former Wallabies coach and popular 2GB broadcaster Alan Jones will be the star guest at next month's Penrith Emus Major Fundraiser. The radio legend, who...

Panthers stars surprise teen in hospital

It may be the NRL off-season but that hasn’t stopped two Penrith players from taking the time out to put a smile on a...

Next chapter of famous Derby

The Western Sydney Wanderers will be hoping to win their first Sydney Derby blockbuster since the 2013/14 A-League season when they take on arch...

Panthers confirm Griffin as head coach

The Panthers have confirmed that Anthony Griffin has signed a three-year deal to replace Ivan Cleary as head coach from next season. The final year...

Panthers sack Ivan Cleary

The Penrith Panthers will announce as early as tomorrow that former Brisbane coach Anthony Griffin will replace Ivan Cleary as the club's head coach...

Penrith’s basketball blow

Basketball in the local area could take a hit next year after the Penrith Basketball Association voted to not enter teams into the 2016...

True believers say greyhounds will survive

Despite a scandal that threatens to crush the greyhound racing industry across the country, locals have confidence it will survive and get stronger in...

New event starts with a splash

A new annual Open Water Swim event is coming to Penrith later this month with $4500 worth of prize money up for grabs. To be...

Alix goes from the couch to centre stage

It wasn't that long ago that Alix Roberts and her dad would watch W-League games together on the couch at their home in Leonay. Soon...

Panthers win Holden Cup Grand Final

Penrith have powered to their second Holden Cup premiership in three years, downing Manly 34-18 at ANZ Stadium this afternoon. The match was close until...

Destiny awaits young Panthers

The Penrith Panthers will be hoping to secure their second premiership in three years when they tackle the Manly Sea Eagles this Sunday afternoon...

Penrith celebrates Golf Month this October

To celebrate National Golf Month, the Penrith CBD will come alive with free mini golf and fun activities for the whole family. On Friday, October...

RBB says it won’t accept police restrictions

The Western Sydney Wanderers will begin their A-League campaign in less than a fortnight with the club, its supporters and police on a major...

Panthers through to Holden Cup Grand Final

The Penrith Panthers will be represented on NRL Grand Final day after the club’s Holden Cup team qualified for the season decider in the...

Grade cricket returns this weekend

After missing out on the finals last season by the smallest of margins, Penrith Cricket Club first grade coach Steve Small is confident his...

Fox creates history

Jessica Fox has proven her dominance by taking out her third successive C1W world title overnight. Fox is the first woman in either the K1 or C1...

Ciraldo wins Holden Cup Coach of the Year

Penrith Panthers U20’s coach Cameron Ciraldo has praised his young team and coaching staff after he was named Holden Cup Coach of the Year. Despite...

Gould: Panthers going nowhere

Panthers boss Phil Gould has confirmed that the club will play the vast majority of its home games in Penrith for the foreseeable future,...

Youth flies the flag for Panthers

Penrith may have walked away with their first Holden Cup minor premiership last weekend but Panthers coach Cameron Ciraldo admits the job is only...