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#CrossCoders

# crosscoders - Thursday 13 August, 2020

From The42 Leitrim star re-signs for Fremantle for 2021 after injury heartbreak as Louth captain opts out Irish Eye

Leitrim star re-signs for Fremantle for 2021 after injury heartbreak as Louth captain opts out

Áine Tighe, Katy Herron and Clara Fitzpatrick are returning to the AFLW for 2021 – but Kate Flood is not.

# crosscoders - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

'She’s played just 12 games of football in her life and is now being touted as one of the best midfielders in the league'

History-making Tipperary ace Aisling McCarthy is looking to build on two impressive AFLW seasons at a new club.

# crosscoders - Friday 7 February, 2020

From The42 'Home from home' and hopes to 'make everyone proud' - Ladies football CrossCoders set for AFLW dream Irish Exodus

'Home from home' and hopes to 'make everyone proud' - Ladies football CrossCoders set for AFLW dream

12 of the Irishwomen currently in the Australian league came through the CrossCoders programme. They share their thoughts with The42 ahead of round one.

# crosscoders - Sunday 6 October, 2019

'I wouldn't be surprised if we see some of them staying and not going back for Gaelic football'

AFLW agent and CrossCoders co-founder Jason Hill outlines potential changes to the league – and the knock-on effect for the Irish involved.

# crosscoders - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Kildare star Curley flying the flag in Grand Final after taking different route Down Under

It’s turned into much more than chasing a coveted AFLW deal for the Collingwood CrossCoder.

# crosscoders - Friday 14 June, 2019

From The42 'If someone told me this time last year, 'You'll sign a contract to be a professional athlete,' I'd have said, 'Never'' Crosscoder

'If someone told me this time last year, 'You'll sign a contract to be a professional athlete,' I'd have said, 'Never''

Cavan star Aishling Sheridan has penned an AFLW deal with Collingwood, where she’ll join Sarah Rowe for the 2020 season.

# crosscoders - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

'I never imagined I'd get this opportunity. It's a pinch myself moment'

Galway star Mairead Seoighe has penned a deal with North Melbourne for the 2020 AFLW season.

# crosscoders - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

From The42 The Fremantle-bound Irish duo ready to represent Louth and Leitrim Down Under CrossCoders

The Fremantle-bound Irish duo ready to represent Louth and Leitrim Down Under

Kate Flood and Áine Tighe were both delighted to put pen to paper and sign for Trent Cooper’s Freo.

# crosscoders - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

From The42 Programme that brought Irish to AFLW to hold first overseas camp on these shores CrossCoders

Programme that brought Irish to AFLW to hold first overseas camp on these shores

CrossCoders will run a camp in Ireland from 17-19 May.

# crosscoders - Thursday 31 January, 2019

'Proud' team-mates watching on but 'can't wait' to welcome AFLW stars back to fold

Donegal’s Yvonne Bonner and Mayo’s Sarah Rowe will be big misses in their respective set-ups as the league kicks off.

Three Irish stars set for dream starts as new AFLW season kicks off this weekend

Donegal star forward Yvonne Bonner and Mayo duo Sarah Rowe and Cora Staunton all start.

# crosscoders - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Finding players on Instagram and helping three Ladies GAA stars get AFL deals

The42 looks at the recent international AFL women’s trial which resulted in three Ladies Gaelic footballers getting picked up by clubs.

# crosscoders - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Donegal star Bonner happy to put AFL adventure on hold as club duty comes first

Donegal forward Yvonne Bonner will be playing for the Greater Western Sydney Giants in 2019.