Almanac Footy History: Chris ‘Tractor’ Prime

In his latest profile piece, Malcolm ‘Rulebook’ Ashwood details the career of former Norwood forward and legendary country goalkicker Chris ‘Tractor’ Prime.

Round 5 – Fremantle v Gold Coast: Staring at the Suns

Joe Sexton was amongst the Gather Round throng at Norwood to witness the Suns capitulate to the Dockers.

SANFL Grand Final – Norwood v North Adelaide: A Picture Paints a Thousand Words!

Malcolm “Rulebook” Ashwood was out and amongst it celebrating Norwood’s one point win in the SANFL Grand Final.

Almanac (SANFL) Footy – Glenelg v Norwood: Quarter time in Chernobyl

Mickey Randall goes to watch Glenelg find their way to 15-and-0 with Pete and Trev.

SANFL Elimination Final – Norwood v Sturt: Norwood beat the Elimination Blues

No finals blues yet for Rulebook as he reports on Norwood’s Elimination Final win over Sturt.

SANFL Round 8 – Norwood returns to the winners circle: by Malcolm Rulebook Ashwood

Rulebook reviews the SANFL Round 8 match between Norwood and West Adelaide, as always, in his own inimitable style.

Footy Park: farewell or good riddance?

As the final grandstands are demolished at Football Park, Dave Brown remembers the good and bad times, the SANFL Grand Finals, Modra, McLeod, chicken salt and the tarps at West Lakes. What are your memories of Football Park?

SANFL Women’s – The women to bring it home at last for the South Adelaide Panthers?

Verity Sanders delivers the latest insights from the SANFLW as the South Adelaide Panthers book a spot in the Grand Final and now await their opponent after this weekend’s Norwood v North Adelaide Prelim.

SANFL Round 10 – South Adelaide v Norwood: The real meaning of footy

A special day for a long-standing Redlegs fan as Norwood tame the Panthers at Noarlunga.

Round 12 – Adelaide v St Kilda: The Rough, The Joy, The Heartbreak

Junior Almanacker Adrian Hammond was delighted with the Crows while his Redlegs suffered a heartbreaking loss.

Footy IQ: How well do you know Adelaide’s footy ovals?

One for the South Australians. Can you recognise these Adelaide ovals by their shape?

Round 15 – Carlton v Collingwood: Melbourne by foot, Part 2 (fathers-sons)

The second instalment in Dave Brown’s big weekend in Melbourne.

SANFL Round 1 – Norwood v Port Adelaide: ‘Legs Begin Road to Redemption

Rulebook’s first report announces that footy season has officially started.

SANFL Round 17 Preview – Norwood v North Adelaide: Count Me In

One more boring Thursday night in Adelaide? Not according to Dave Brown, who might be having a Black and Tan at the home of the Red and Blue this week.

SANFL Round 10- Sturt v Norwood: Ferreira is a Ferrari

Norwood fan Malcolm “Rulebook” Ashwood witnesses the debut of a young excitement machine in the Redlegs win over Sturt.

SANFL Grand Final – Norwood v Port Adelaide: Our Lucky Charm

A bus full of joy tooling down the O-Bahn – that was the scene on the way to Paradise (and beyond) for Dave Brown and son after the SANFL Grand Final.

SANFL Grand Final – Norwood v Port Adelaide: The Greatest Win of All

Longtime Redlegs fan Malcolm ‘Rulebook’ Ashwood rates Norwood’s triumph in Sunday’s SANFL Grand Final the greatest of all his club’s premierships. Though he admits to missing their 1887, 1888 and 1889 flag wins.

SANFL 2nd Semi Final- Norwood v Port Adelaide: Off to the big dance!

Malcolm ‘Rulebook’ Ashwood sees two finals wins for Adelaide Uni Blacks teams before venturing to the Adelaide Oval to see his beloved Norwood Redlegs play Port Adelaide ‘reserves’ for a spot in the SANFL Grand Final. His day just kept getting better.

SANFL Round 16 – Nostalgia be damned

Dave Brown takes us through Round 16 of the SANFL, via a non-nostalgic look at SA footy in 1990.

SANFL finals – Norwood through to the GF

Rulebook Ashwood’s take on the SANFL finals.