Round 21 – GWS v Sydney: It’s a 28 degrees winter’s day in Western Sydney, and the Swans are hot

Jan Courtin’s round 21 match report

Round 20 – Sydney v Collingwood: With bruised bodies and broken bones, the Swans eke out the four points.

Jan Courtin’s round 20 match report

Round 19 – Geelong v Sydney: The Cats simply wanted it more!

Jan Courtin’s match report round 19

Round 18 – Sydney v Adelaide: A cygnet is born and the Swans rejoice

Jan Courtin’s round 18 match report

How has abhorrent racism changed in forty years?

Jan Courtin addresses racism

Round 17 – West Coast v Sydney: Ten years of great rivalry mean little, as the Swans suffer another smashing

Jan Courtin’s round 17 match report

People and memoir: Jan Courtin and her long-standing love affair with the Swans

Jan Courtin’s love for the Swans sometimes extended to the players

Round 16 – Sydney v Hawthorn: Well, it was a bit like that game last year!

Jan Courtin’s round 16 match report

Almanac Poetry – Red and White

Jan Courtin shares a poem for the Swans she wrote in 1957

Round 15 – Brisbane v Sydney: Brisbane: then and now. And: four points are four points – but we’ll go nowhere with footy like that, Bloods!

Jan Courtin’s round 15 match report

Round 14 – Sydney v Port Adelaide: Art, football, and a gutsy win, followed by a day of sadness

Jan Courtin’s round 14 match report

Round 13 – Sydney v Richmond: Swans: Where did you go for 60 minutes on Friday night?

Jan Courtin’s round 13 match report

Almanac Poetry – That Great Last Saturday In September 2005

Ten years on, Jan Courtin looks back at the Swan’s grandest of days.

The Swans, Jan and SWANZ take a breather. State of Origin and what to do when your team isn’t playing?

Jan Courtin’s Round 12 bye

Round 11 – North Melbourne v Sydney: The 3,590 kilometre footy trip was worth it. We won both games and the Newell Highway reignited North Melbourne memories

Jan Courtin’s round 11 match report

Round 10 – Gold Coast v Sydney: In a week when Eddie McGuire cops a whack, Plugger and Mickey O are elevated and the Swans strut their stuff in the State that Shines, SWANZ is taking a long trip. And, after the match, racism rears its ugly head.

Jan Courtin’s round 10 match report

Round 9 – Sydney v Carlton: Hail Adam Goodes in this Indigenous Round

Jan Courtin’s round 9 match report

Round 8 – Hawthorn v Sydney: After 239 Days We’ve Shown That We Can Beat Those Predatory Hawks At The MCG.

Jan Courtin’s round 8 match report

Footy History: On finding a holy (South Melbourne) relic

Jan Courtin shares a wonderful South Melbourne memento of 1965

Round 7 – Sydney v Geelong: With last week’s ‘male-appendage-wagon’ trip done and dusted, it is now time for a simple tale of Cats and Swans

Jan Courtin;’s round 7 match report