Sean Lee Columnist

Sean Lee

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About

Sean loves to combine his love of sport and writing.

He played country football for 20 years in Victoria and Western Australia, along the way breaking, straining or tearing every bone, muscle or tendon in his body.

He recently won the Stringybark Australian Short Story History award for his depiction of the Aboriginal game of Marngrook and his work has appeared in various newspapers and anthologies.

He has covered recent editions of the Jayco-Herald Sun Tour and the Australian road cycling titles.

Despite a couple of second places in D grade club races he is still not quite as fast as Cadel!

Member Since:
May 2012
Based In:
Ballarat
Favourite Sporting Team:
GreenEdge, Essendon FC
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, Cycling,

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Despite what they say, this Saturday will be very much all about Buddy

Despite what they say, this Saturday will be very much all about Buddy

25 Sep 2014

Jezza’s speccy, Leo Barry’s mark, Michael Long’s goal. They are moments of brilliance that we all know and love. Like pop stars who have become so famous that they only need one name, these passages of play need only a proper noun and a verb to be instantly recognisable to footy fans everywhere. No further […]

And the winner is… Sydney!

And the winner is... Sydney!

24 Sep 2014

The Sydney Swans are on the verge of winning their third premiership in 10 years. It has been a remarkable effort from a team which has refused to bottom out and slide down the ladder to rebuild. While many will argue that salary-cap concessions associated with the controversial cost of living allowance has given the […]

A sad farewell to a young fan

A sad farewell to a young fan

18 Sep 2014

“Connor has gone to heaven. He is in peace now.” It was the message we didn’t want to receive, although we knew it was coming. My son’s best mate had just died from an inoperable brain tumour. He was only eight years old. The news was relayed to me while I was on a break […]

Sorry Roos, it’s the Swans by plenty

Sorry Roos, it's the Swans by plenty

17 Sep 2014

Kangaroo supporters better soak up the good feelings that came from beating Geelong last week because their season is about to come to a grinding halt. The evidence was on display in the last quarter of their semi-final clash against the Cats when Tom Hawkins almost single handedly brought Geelong home. Hawkins was great all […]

What to say about Stevie J?

What to say about Stevie J?

12 Sep 2014

Common sense states that only fit players should be selected for cut-throat finals games. The risk of losing a man early in a do-or-die clash is too great. And yet, when the player under question is a bona-fide star of the competition, the temptation to roll the dice and ‘see what happens’ is overwhelming. Geelong […]

2014 AFL Finals: Young guns shine under the September sun

2014 AFL Finals: Young guns shine under the September sun

11 Sep 2014

Put a pair of oversized sun glass frames and an outrageous jacket onto Ben Brown and the young Kangaroo forward would be the spitting image of pop sensation Redfoo. But while Brown’s appetite for the footy matches Redfoo’s enthusiasm behind the microphone, that is where the comparison ends. You see, Brown in no novelty act. […]

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