Contribute to the Roar

What’s it about?
The Roar blends expert content with reader submitted articles – since 2007, we’ve published more than 70,000 articles written by our Rookies, Pros, Gurus and Experts.

Anyone can contribute to the Roar and have their work featured alongside some of Australia’s most prominent sports journalists. By sharing your opinion with thousands of other sports fans, you can earn points and badges, or simply create a portfolio of your own sports writing… Who knows? This could be your first step towards becoming a professional sports writer.

What sort of content are we looking for?
‘The Roar of the Crowd’ section is for you to express your opinion on any sports-related topic that you’re passionate about. Hopefully, your article will be good enough to generate a response from the thousands of sports fans who read The Roar each day. Before submitting an article, please review the Writing Guidelines – it’s also a good idea to spend some time on the site to see what type of content gets our readership roaring.


To record articles, comments and earn badges, we’d prefer you to have a Roar Profile. You can use the same profile across the site for contributing and commenting on articles – it’s also essential If you’d like to know how many article reads your content has had, and/or if you’d like to people to be able to easily find columns written by you.

If you don’t have a profile yet, you can easily create one. It takes less than a minute, and it’s free. Check out member benefits page here.

1. Create / Sign in to your Roar profile
2. Submit your article
3. Once it’s published, share it with your friends!

What if my article needs to be run before an event, today or even right now?
A: Get in touch and let us know so we don’t miss a thing.