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France eager to kick off IFAF World Championship challenge

The French Men’s National Team has spent five days holding training camp at the University of Cincinnati, acclimatizing to the six-hour time difference between its home country and the United States as the team prepares for the IFAF World Championship. Offensive lineman Olivier Bordin of Cougars St Ouen L’aumône gave his thoughts on the team’s …

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Hawkins likes what he sees from joint U.S.-Australia practice

The U.S. Men’s National Team kicks off defense of its two-time IFAF World Championship crown at 7 p.m. ET Thursday against Mexico. Head coach Dan Hawkins and the team have been training at the University of Akron in preparation for the seven-nation tournament in Canton, Ohio. CLICK HERE: For more photos from the joint practice …

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Australia finds a training camp home in Ashland, Ohio

This story was originally published on the Ashland University website Ashland, Ohio, is a long way from home for the Australia Men’s National Team. The Australians, however, are feeling more at home in the confines of Jack Miller Stadium, Martinelli Field and Ashland University every day. Australia, which is training at Ashland, is one of …

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Australia prime minister to team: We are behind you

The Australia Men’s National Team got a high level sendoff this week as they prepare for the 2015 IFAF World Championship. As Outback players and coaches train at Ashland University, Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott took to YouTube to wish his country’s team well and let them know a nation is behind them. “Gridiron is …

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7 U.S. players bring international experience to IFAF World Championship

By Tim Glon Playing football is a passion for millions of young men and women around the world. Representing their country and expanding the game of football worldwide is a dual role the members of the U.S. National Team as 45 players and nine coaches prepare to embark on the 2015 International Federation of American …

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2015 IFAF World Championship will be shown live on ESPN3, ESPN International and Big Time Sports

All 12 International Federation of American Football (IFAF) World Championship games will be broadcast live on ESPN3 in the United States, on ESPN International broadband channels where available and at BigTimeSportsOhio.com. The seven-nation tournament is July 9-18 at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio. In addition, the gold medal game scheduled for …

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There’s a new sense of expectation ahead for Australia

It all began July 2, 1999. In the fourth quarter that day, quarterback David Ward threw an 11-yard TD pass to Scott Snowball, followed by a 27-yard field goal from Glenn Fenwick as Australia beat Finland, 10-7, to claim fifth place game at the IFAF World Championship. Fast forward 16 years. Following a 12-year absence …

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Training camp begins for U.S. National Team

Forty-eight men from across the United States have reported for training camp at the University of Akron in preparation for the 2015 International Federation of American Football (IFAF) World Championship. The U.S. Men’s National Team will spend 10 days in training at the Northeast Ohio campus prior to the tournament July 9-18 at Tom Benson …

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U.S. wide receiver Trent Steelman knows well the honor of representing his country

Photo courtesy the U.S. Military Academy For most members of the 2015 U.S. Men’s National football team, the concept of playing for their country will be a new one. But after four years at The U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Trent Steelman knows that feeling very well, and he is excited to get another …

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U.S. Men’s National Team opens 10-day training camp Monday at University of Akron

The University of Akron will be home to the 2015 U.S. Men’s National Team from Sunday, June 28, to Tuesday, July 7, as players and coaches prepare for the fifth International Federation of American Football (IFAF) World Championship. The U.S. roster includes 48 players – 45 of which will be selected to play in the …