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Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league Podcast

Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league Podcast

By Chasing Kangaroos
Listen in each week as Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger" are joined by guests from international rugby league and developing nations. This is your place for the latest news and results from the nations you did not even know played the greatest game of all.
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Digicel Cup Grand Final!
Matty Church is back to give us his wrap up of the shock PNG Grand Final result
05:48
October 19, 2020
89. Secret Rugby League Netflix
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast Episode 89: Secret Rugby League Netflix In the Season 2 Finale of Chasing Kangaroos Carbs and Big T catch up with PNG Hunters Coach Matt Church for a Digicel Cup Grand Final preview, they discuss insights into coaching and player development, PNG players who could be NRL stars and much more. Plus Golden Points from around the globe including; NRL finals, expansion in Serbia, French Elite 2, Poland Grand Final, Wales, and the plan for America’s and MEA confederations. --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
1:27:23
October 13, 2020
88. Storm Cloud with Paul Kennedy
Paul Kennedy (PK) is the author of “Storm Cloud - Greed, Betrayal and Success - Melbourne Storm's Demise and Resurrection”. He’s an Australian journalist, TV sports presenter most well known for ABC’s news breakfast, and former Aussie Rules Footballer. He is also our guest for this episode of Chasing Kangaroos. PK and Big T discuss arguably the most successful expansion club in Rugby League History. But first, Carbs is here for Golden Points; all the latest news and results from around the world. --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- You can buy “Storm Cloud by Paul Kennedy” here https://www.amazon.com.au/Storm-Cloud-Betrayal-Melbourne-Resurrection/dp/1742705987 --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
1:28:29
October 6, 2020
Digicel Cup Finals Week - 2
And then there were 3! Get all the latest from the PNG season business end with Hunters head coach Matty Church!
04:33
October 6, 2020
87: Griffin Cup 2020
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast Episode 87: Griffin Cup 2020 What’s up Kangaroo Chasers? This week, we celebrate the only official international match in europe for 2020. Netherlands Rugby League Bond Competitions Manager, Matt Rigby and Zwolle Wolves centre and Griffin Cup Man-of-the-Match, Joran Schoenmaker join Carbs to discuss their match against Germany, how it almost did not happen, and why it is so important that it did. But first, Carbs and Big T are here with a quick update on the Toronto Wolfpack situation, and NRL finals chat. --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- You can help support the Netherlands Rugby League Bond here; https://www.gofundme.com/f/development-of-rugby-league-in-the-netherlands?utm_medium=chat&utm_source=whatsapp-visit&utm_campaign=p_lico+share-sheet --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
43:28
September 29, 2020
Digicel Cup Finals - Week 1
Elimination final wrap plus more stories from PNG Rugby League from SP PNG Hunters coach, Matt Church.
10:16
September 28, 2020
86. What have you done for Rugby League today?
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast Episode 86: What have you done for Rugby League today? What’s up Kangaroo Chasers? This week, we chat with Justin Tucker - the man who decided to take the growth of Rugby League in Vermont into his own hands and founded the Queen City Royals. Plus Carbs and Big T are take us around the world with a HUGE round of golden points. --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
1:02:47
September 22, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 11
The final week of the Digicel Cup is done and we are getting ready for the finals. Find out who topped the table, who won the sandwich and more from SP PNG Hunters coach, Matt Church.
06:35
September 22, 2020
85. A podcast for Beirut
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast Episode 85: A podcast for Beirut What’s up Kangaroo Chasers? This week, we welcome Lebanon Rugby League Federation CEO, Nayef Abi Said to the podcast to discuss his experience during the recent explosion in Beirut, and catch up on all things Lebanese domestic and international rugby league. Plus we dissect all the important information to come from the RLEF AGM in our Golden Points segment. Your feedback is welcome on twitter https://twitter.com/chasingroospod, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/chasingkangaroos/ and Instagram https://www.instagram.com/chasingkangaroospodcast/ You can pledge your support to the LRLF Go Fund Me page supporting first responders in Beirut here; https://www.gofundme.com/f/lrlf-first-responders-fund --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
1:16:29
September 15, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 10
Matt Church is back with his PNG tales and your quick wrap up of the penultimate round of the 2020 Digicel Cup.
07:36
September 14, 2020
84. Longhorns for Life
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast Episode 84: Longhorns for Life What’s up Kangaroo Chasers? This week, fresh from their All Irish Grand Final Victory, Emmet Banahan and Ronin Michael join Carbs to talk about the Longhorns epic 4 year undefeated streak, the struggles of this shortened Covid season, how the club are leading the way in developing Irish “Rugby League”players, and the future for domestic rugby league in country. Plus Big T is here with Golden points; The RL news you will not hear on mainstream media from around the Rugby League world. Including; - The Lae Tigers nearing a perfect season. - Friendlies in the USA. - Oceania Championship 2020 cancelled (officially). - A partnership between clubs in Ghana and Greece. - National competitions in New Zealand. Your feedback is welcome on twitter https://twitter.com/chasingroospod, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/chasingkangaroos/ and Instagram https://www.instagram.com/chasingkangaroospodcast/ Follow the Longhorns on Facebook; https://www.facebook.com/LonghornsRL and Instagram; https://www.instagram.com/longhorns_rugby_league/ --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
1:03:25
September 9, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 9
Round 9 results are in and SP PNG Hunters Head Coach, Matt Church is back for your PNG domestic Rugby League fix. Which team coach has put the boots on to get back onto the field? Who won the 2nd vs 3rd battle between the Gurias and Wigmen? And who are the premiership contenders with two rounds to go this season?
06:05
September 7, 2020
Ask Carbs 001: Should SOO be moved to the end of season permanently?
How would permanent end-of-year State Of Origin affect International Rugby League? Carbs answers the question most listeners are asking this week.
19:49
September 4, 2020
83. The Power of Together
What’s up Kangaroo Chasers? This week, RLWC2021 CEO is back to update us on the journey towards the next Rugby League World Cup. The world has turned up-side-down since we last caught up with Jon. The pandemic has raised some unprecedented challenges, but Jon and the team are as determined as ever to work towards the greatest World Cup our sport has seen. International fans can start planning and booking their ticket-inclusive experiences now by visiting rlwc2021.com/intfantravel. Plus Carbs and Big T bring you Golden Points; the RL news you will not hear on mainstream media from around the Rugby League world. Your feedback is welcome on twitter https://twitter.com/chasingroospod, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/chasingkangaroos/ and Instagram https://www.instagram.com/chasingkangaroospodcast/ --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
59:29
September 1, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 8
Digicel Cup Round 8 is done, and SP PNG Hunters coach Matt Church is back for your 5 minute round review. Who won the "battle of the Boas brothers"? Are the Lae Tigers still undefeated? What are we looking forward to for round 9? Listen in to follow along. 
05:27
September 1, 2020
82: Becoming Bears with Jason Taylor
What’s up Kangaroo Chasers? This week, Big T becomes best friends with Jason Taylor. They discuss what the North Sydney Bears are doing to #GrowRugbyLeague for men, women and children, how the Bears are finding life outside of the Roosters Covid bubble and much more. But First, Carbs is here with the latest golden points from around the world including The UK, Serbia, Spain, Fiji and Poland. Your feedback is welcome on twitter https://twitter.com/chasingroospod, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/chasingkangaroos/ and Instagram https://www.instagram.com/chasingkangaroospodcast/ --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
52:15
August 25, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 7
We are getting closer to the business end of the PNG domestic season. Hunters coach Matt Church is back for the 2020 round 7 update.
04:52
August 24, 2020
81. Talk Back Radio Show
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast Episode 81: Talk Back Radio Show What’s up Kangaroo Chasers? As a youngster, did you ever go for long weekend drives with the family, ‘Ray Hadley and The Continuous Call Team’ blaring on the radio? Maybe these days you spend your weekends listening to ‘Triple M NRL’ when you can't catch the game on Kayo? This week, we are bringing that vibe to the podcast medium as we hear from you, the listeners, in our Chasing Kangaroos talk back radio special. Your feedback is welcome on twitter https://twitter.com/chasingroospod, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/chasingkangaroos/ and Instagram https://www.instagram.com/chasingkangaroospodcast/ --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
1:35:30
August 18, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 6
Are the Lae Tigers still undefeated? Which NRL club almost signed PNG Kumul Edene Gebbie? All of this and more from PNG Hunters head coach, Matt Church.
04:32
August 18, 2020
80. Marketing Tips for Growing Rugby League
What’s up Kangaroo Chasers? This week’s pod is a little different. Carbs is joined by Sara Piper, Digital Consultant for International Rugby League, and Matt Haines, unofficial jersey designer of the growing rugby league nations. The trio discuss the importance of marketing, branding tips for the greatest game of all and much more. Your feedback is welcome on twitter, Facebook and Instagram. --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
47:42
August 11, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 5B
The Covid effect split round 5 is complete and PNG Hunters Coach Matt CHurch is back with his fast weekly update on the PNG domestic scene.  
04:27
August 11, 2020
79. Chile Futbol a 13
Our guest this week is Chile Weichafes national Head Coach, Rodrigo Millar. We learn about the birth of the Futbol a 13 domestic activity, the Chilean experience at the 2018 America’s Championship, and the future of Rugby League in the highest ranked men’s South American nation. --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
59:16
August 5, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 5A
PNG Hunters Coach Matt Church is back for a review on the latest (half) round of the Digicel Cup competition. 
03:00
August 4, 2020
78. Chasing Jillaroos
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast Episode 78: Chasing Jillaroos The expert of Pacific Rugby League and Director of Power Meri, Joanna Lester joins Carbs as co-host for a special podcast highlighting some of the women who are helping #GrowRugbyLeague around the world. Hear from NRLW St George Illawarra Dragons fullback Botille Vette-Welsh, Ghana Female Rugby League Coordinator Rachel Ankomah, Brasilian 2021 World Cup squad hopeful Margrith Weiss, plus French and Brisbane Easts Tigers outside back Lauréane Biville. --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz- Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
1:08:42
July 28, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 4
PNG Hunters coach Matt Church is back this week to give all of your Kangaroo Chasers a wrap up of round 4 of the Digicel Cup.
04:27
July 28, 2020
77. We need to talk about Toronto
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast Episode 77: We need to talk about Toronto After hearing the news that the Wolfpack have withdrawn from the remainder of the 2020 Super League and Challenge Cup competitions, Carbs takes a moment to reflect on what happened and asks some big questions moving forward. --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. --- #GrowRugbyLeague
24:53
July 21, 2020
Digicel Cup Wrap - Round 3
Before this weeks episode of Chasing Kangaroo here's a wrap up of the latest round of the PNG Digicel Cup from PNG Hunters coach Matt Church. 
04:32
July 20, 2020
76. The Bombers drop in
This week we are joined by Nicholas Livermore, the CEO of the Brisbane Bombers. We ask Nick about the history of the bid, the experience the club are trying to create, why he thinks his bid is the best option for the NRL’s next club, and would he consider changing the name “bombers”? Plus Carbs and Big T bring you Golden Points from around the world, and PNG Hunters coach Matt Church stops by the wrap up round 2 of the Digicel Cup. --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. _ The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. _ #GrowRugbyLeague
1:10:23
July 14, 2020
75. Getting serious in Kenya
This week we are joined by Nyakwaka “Quix” Adhere, the founder of the Kenyan Rugby League Federation, and Edward Rombo, one of the first Kenyan born rugby league stars to play in the UK and new Kenyan Rugby League National Coach. Plus Carbs and Big T bring you Golden Points from around the world including; Serbian Cup final, the final Euro XIIIs clubs announced, PNG digicel cup kick off, test matches on the agenda for 2020, the first Ottawa Aces head coach and much more! --- Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game of all played in more places. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. _ The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko. _ #GrowRugbyLeague
1:05:20
July 7, 2020
74. New York Rugby League
On this episode New York Rugby League boss Ricky Wilby stops by to answer your questions in a one hour fire Q&A. Enjoy the show! _ Chasing Kangaroos is an international rugby league podcast for fans who are passionate about seeing the greatest game played in more place. This episode is brought to you by Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. _ The podcast is hosted by Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger". Audio is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Theme music by Ricky Cancino and Ash Barko.  _ #GrowRugbyLeague
1:06:25
July 5, 2020
73. Rise of the Kiwis
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast. Episode 73: Rise of the Kiwis Patrick Skene, Journalist and author of “The Big O - The life and times of Olsen Filipaina” joins the podcast to drop some knowledge about the 1985 Kiwis side which arguably saw the rebirth of rugby league in New Zealand and the emergence of the great Maori and Island culture which is so prevalent in the NRL today. “The Big O” is available in all good bookstores or order directly at www.TheBigO.Kiwi. You can binge the three 1985 Kiwis vs Kangaroo tests on youtube; First Test - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09-O8WL_j-8 Second Test - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTip0Ea7V0Q Third Test - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R99fWsgU_YU --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
1:25:05
July 1, 2020
72. Try League
Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast - Episode 72: Try League On this bonus episode of the podcast, Big T chats with David Trodden, CEO NSW Rugby League about the rugby league development programs in NSW including “Try League” which aims to #GrowRugbyLeague amongst the multicultural communities throughout the state. Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
22:35
June 28, 2020
71. Ashton Golding - Reggae Warrior
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast: Episode 71 - Reggae Warrior Super League star and Jamaica Rugby League hero, Ashton Golding joins us to discuss the historic victory which elevated Jamaica to their first world cup, learning about his heritage, and the future for our sport in Jamaica. Plus we begin the show with Golden Points from all over the world, including the RLEF email to member nations regarding their current stance on Euro XIII. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
54:31
June 23, 2020
70. The Greatest Kiwi Fern - Honey Hireme-Smiler
On this bonus episode of Chasing Kangaroos Big T is joined by the greatest Kiwi Fern of all time; Honey Hireme-Smiler. She discusses being a better rugby league player than her brothers as a five year old, winning world cups for New Zealand, the evolution of the women’s game over Honey's 18 year career, and her ideas for the future of the NRLW. Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
34:41
June 21, 2020
69. Obstacles and potential in South Africa
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast: Episode 69 - Rhino Our guest is Fannie Brehannan who has been involved in rugby league in South Africa as a player and a coach for almost 3 decades. We learn about the game in the early 90’s, historic struggles with Union, the current domestic scene and potential for the future. A must listen for any international rugby league fan. Plus Golden Points are back with news from the Pacific, Serbia, Euro XIIIs, Americas, World Cup 2021 and much more. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
1:09:00
June 16, 2020
68. Kaiviti Time with Petero Civoniceva
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast: Episode 68 - Kaiviti Time with Petero Civoniceva Former Brisbane Broncos, Penrith Panthers, Redcliffe Dolphins, Queensland, Australian Kangaroos and Fiji Bati legend, Petero Civoniceva is here to talk about his exceptional career and update us on progress from the Kaiviti Silktails, a rugby league club opening up the pathway for Fijians to the NRL. Plus Golden Points are back with news from Fiji, Serbia, Pacifique Treize, Euro XIIIs and much more! --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
1:02:39
June 9, 2020
67. Footy for Philippines
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast: Episode 67 - Footy for Philippines Big T explores Rugby League in the Philippines with the Vice President of the Philippine National Rugby League, Reynaldo Nery. We learn about the current state of the game, the future of the game in the region and “Footy for Philippines”. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
55:41
June 2, 2020
66. Hanging with the Perezident
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast: Episode 66 - Hanging with the Perezident Ottawa Aces founder, Eric Perez joins Carbs to answer your questions. Will there be pathways in place for Canadian born players? Will the Aces have a working relationship with the Wolfpack? How have things changed for Rugby League in Canada since Eric started Canadian RL in 2010? What would he do if he was in charge of international rugby league? These questions answered and more. Plus Phill Browne from MascordBrownz joins the pod to give away some merchandise in the lasted round of #askmascordbrownz. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
46:48
May 26, 2020
65. Welcome Back Ngawati
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast: Episode 65 - Welcome back Ngawati We are joined by the Canadian born Toronto Wolfpack forward, Quinn Ngawati. The Chasing Kangaroos cult hero shares the story of his rise to the original Wolfpack squad, why he left and his return in 2020. He talks about his father who played RL in Auckland, the SBW effect, Rugby League in Canada and so much more. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. Don’t forget to use #askmascordbrownz on social media for your chance to win some international rugby league merchandise. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
54:54
May 19, 2020
64. The RLEF Response
In this special short episode of the Chasing Kangaroos - an international Rugby League Podcast; Carbs breaks down the official RLEF response to Euro XIII. He gives some insight, opinion and leaves an important message. 
10:40
May 15, 2020
63. EURO XIIIs
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An international rugby league podcast: Episode 63 - Euro XIIIs Carbs and Nate Gladdin join forces to interview the guys behind Euro XIIIs, a proposed domestic rugby league competition encompassing up to 14 European nations and players from all over the world. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. And Sports Flick - Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
1:04:25
May 12, 2020
62. Pacifique XIII
On this special episode of Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 62 - Pacifique XIII Carbs chats with Pacifique Treize (XIII) Media Manager, Laurent Garnier about the new Intrust Super Cup expansion bid for a team representing French speaking Pacififc Island territories. This news could be huge for not only Pacific Rugby league, but French Rugby League also. FOLLOW PACIFIQUE XIII Web: https://pacifique13.com/ FB: https://www.facebook.com/pacifiquexiii IG: https://www.instagram.com/pacifiquexiii/ --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code (plus our #askmasordbroanz competition returns!). And Sports Flick - Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
26:15
May 7, 2020
61. Luck of the Irish
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 61 - Luck of the Irish Carbs chats with the 19 year old described as Ireland's best young rugby prospect (either code). Ronan Michael discovered rugby league two years ago. Since then he has represented Ireland, made the Huddersfield Giants Academy side, and in 2020 became a part of the Canberra Raiders jersey flegg side. Find out how he got there and what might happen next. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code (plus our #askmasordbroanz competition returns!). And Sports Flick - Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
1:01:40
May 5, 2020
60. World Cup 1954
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 60 - World Cup 1954 Rugby League historian, Andrew Ferguson, joins Big T to discuss the first ever world cup in either rugby code. Andrew reveals the differences between 1954 and RLWC2021, how important France was to the world cup concept, how the USA nearly took part, and he tells us who he thinks is the best Australian player of all time (and it's not who you expect). Plus, Phil Brown from Mascord Brownz joins Carbs to announce the winner of a Nicaragua rugby league jersey as part of the first ever #askmascordbrownz competition. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. And Sports Flick - Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
36:17
April 28, 2020
59. Gioele’s journey
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 59 - Gioele’s journey Rugby League’s most experienced Italian born player, Gioele Celerino, joins us this week. We discuss his career spanding clubs in five different countries (so far), his part in the greatest upset in international rugby league history, rugby league in Italy, and so much more. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code plus your chance to WIN A NICARAGUA RUGBY LEAGUE JERSEY. And Sports Flick - Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
53:35
April 22, 2020
58. Rémi Casty, a Frenchman in lockdown
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 58 - Rémi Casty, a Frenchman in lockdown. Catalans Dragons and French international, Rémi Casty joins us from lockdown in southern France. He tells us when players expect the Super League season to start again, what sort of effect James Maloney and Isreal Folau are having on his team, which French stars could make it in the NRL and what France need to do to keep up with the big four nations on the international stage. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. And Sports Flick - Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
41:33
April 14, 2020
57. From Russia with scrums
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 57 - From Russia with Scrums The Russian Bears are out of hibernation! After so much promise in the early 2000’s, Russian Rugby League is finally back on the agenda. Find out some of the history and plans for the future of our sport in Russia as Carbs speaks to RRL Director and Moscow Lokomotiv player, Jon Christie. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. And Sports Flick - Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Please leave a review if you enjoy the show.
54:20
April 8, 2020
56. So what next?
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 56 - So what next? Are the Ashes still happening? Which NRL clubs will survive Covid-19? What effect could it have on the RLWC2021? What does international rugby league look like at the end of all this? Carbs tries to answer all of your questions. Meanwhile Big T counts down his top 5 podcast episodes to relisten to in lockdown. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. And Sports Flick - Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Please leave a review if you enjoy the show.
1:06:11
March 31, 2020
55. NRL pain and Rugby League in Spain
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 55 - NRL pain and Rugby League in Spain. Reality sets in for Carbs and Big T as the NRL suspends season 2020. On a brighter note, Carbs chats with Dean Buchan, the CEO of Valencia Huracanes and España Rugby League about player development and potential for a professional league in Spain. --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz - Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. And Sports Flick - Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Please leave a review if you enjoy the show.
1:06:01
March 24, 2020
54. A social distanced ménage à trois
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 54 - A social distanced ménage à trois Two of our favourite podcast hosts join us for an international rugby league podcast three-way! Mr Rugby League in America, Nate Gladdin and one half of the Howlin’ Hour, Gareth Reid are here to celebrate recent announcements from the Ottawa Aces and New York Rugby League. Plus Carbs and Big T have their own special announcements for our listeners, they discuss the COVID-19 effect on the NRL and Super League, and bring the show home with another round of “Golden Points”. Will Big T finally beat Carbs? --- Thanks to our partners; Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. And Sports Flick. Head to https://www.sportsflickglobal.com/ and use the code “chasingkangaroos” for a massive 75% off the first 3 months of your subscription. --- Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Please leave a review if you enjoy the show.
1:36:55
March 17, 2020
53. Still Simply the Best
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 53 - Still Simply the Best. Once a year we break our number 1 rule with an episode dedicated to the NRL season. Mary K from Ladies Who League joins Carbs and Big T in the studio to answer your questions about the upcoming season We are brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Please leave a review if you enjoy the show.
1:15:24
March 9, 2020
52. Finding Netherlands
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast: Episode 52 - Finding Netherland. Newly appointed Netherlands Rugby League Bond board member, Matt Rigby, joins Carbs to discuss the history of rugby league in the Netherlands, the domestic scene, upcoming internationals, the future, and a couple of exclusives. Plus Carbs and Big T bring the show home with another round of “Golden Points”. We are brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Please leave a review if you enjoy the show.
57:10
March 3, 2020
51. The Golden Roo Chasers
This week on Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast;  World Club Challenge, All Stars, the first international showdown of the year, and so much more. Join Carbs and Big T for a Golden Point extravaganza! We are brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au. A special shout out to Srama Rugby League Recruitment, contact Luke on Facebook if you are interested in linking with a club abroad. Chasing Kangaroos is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Please leave a review if you enjoy the show.
45:06
February 25, 2020
50. Hunters and Kumuls
Welcome to (possibly) the ever podcast episode devoted to the country devoted to Rugby League; Papua New Guinea. First up; Big T interviews new PNG Hunters coach, Matthew Church. Then Carbs catches up with arguably the greatest PNG Kumul of all time, Stanley Gene. Plus “Golden Points” from around the Rugby League world. Those interested in sending balls to PNG can post to either of the following addresses; Attn: Matthew Church PO Box 1845, Boroko, NCD Port Moresby Papua New Guinea Attn: Matthew Church/PNG Hunters 83 Castlemaine Street Milton, QLD 3064 Australia We are brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. We are mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
1:10:44
February 18, 2020
49. Bring back the Rams
Big T catches up with NRL South Australia boss, Justin Dooley, to talk about development in an often forgotten state for Australian Rugby League. Plus this week’s “Golden Points” include news from Africa, Greece, Cook Islands, Melanesia and so much more! We are brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. We are mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
48:28
February 12, 2020
48: How to say “Dragon” in French
RLEF Director Colin Kleyweg stops by the tell us everything we want to know about the European Championship. He also drops some hints on some other European projects in the works. Carbs and Big T share their views on the Championship (and talk about “sliding into DMs” and how to say "Dragon" in French). Plus the most comprehensive segment for world rugby league news, “Golden Points”, is back! We are brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. We are mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
50:37
February 4, 2020
47: Rugby League in our blood
We focus entirely on the Betfred Super League, as former front rower and rugby league entrepreneur; Keith Mason, joins Carbs to discuss his inspiring career on the field and how his off-field efforts are helping #growthegame in his retirement. Keith and Carbs answer your questions about the upcoming Super League season, and the competition in general. This episode is not to be missed! The podcast is brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. We are mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. 3.33 Keith Mason interview 46.56 Super League Q&A Enjoy the show.
1:11:45
January 28, 2020
46. The Draw
Carbs and Big T dissect the Rugby League World Cup 2021 draw. Find out their early predictions, favourite matchups and dream upsets. Plus more “Golden Points” from the growing Rugby League World. We are brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. We are mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Enjoy the show.
1:00:45
January 21, 2020
45. 2020 Vision
Greame Thompson played in the first Scottish Bravehearts team, he was the first development officer for Scotland Rugby League, and was the first Chair of International Rugby League not born in Australia, England or New Zealand... he’s also the first guest on Chasing Kangaroos for 2020 Also, get to know our new co-host, Big T, as he aims to do something that has never been done before; beat Carbs at “Golden Points”. And a huge thank you to Mascord Brownz for their continued support in 2020. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au discount code. Enjoy the show.
2:07:58
January 14, 2020
44. The Double-Header Podcast
Sporting Best Friends and Chasing Kangaroos join forces for the world's first podcast double-header (well... we assume it’s a world first!). The double-header was produced by Paul Murchison.  Podcast 1: Sporting Best Friends Stories with Michael Carbone Michael is the host of Chasing Kangaroos focused on growing the game of rugby league. He is a brand ambassador for Red Star Belgrade, a member of the Golden Boot committee, the only man who has ever hosted an official IRL affiliated podcast, and the brains behind this double-header medley of a podcast episode. Podcast 2: Chasing Kangaroos - #growthegame 2019 finale Join Michael Carbone and Big T as they recap the top 6 #growthegame moments which have made the rugby league world a larger place in 2019. Episode 44 is brought to you Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your 10% discount code. Find Chasing Kangaroos on Facebook, Instagram, or follow Michael Carbone on Twitter. Enjoy the show!
1:24:41
December 16, 2019
43. The Latin Godfather
Robert Burgin takes time out of his Brazilian development tour to chat with Michael about this years Top 1 Brazilian Championship, the strategic plan to grow the game in Brazil, future internationals in South America, and so much more! Rob is the founder of Latin Heat Rugby League, and the Football Manager for the Brazilian Women’s team. His knowledge on Rugby League in South and Central America is second to none, and he shares some wonderful news and insights in this episode. Golden Points are back this week, with Rugby League news from Brazil, Canada, Turkey, Wales, USA, Peru, Greece, Malta, France, Fiji and New Zealand. If you own a business who could benefit mutually from a sponsorship with the Brazilian women’s Rugby League team on their journey towards 2021, you can contact Rob here. Episode 43 is brought to you Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your 10% discount code. Find Chasing Kangaroos on Facebook, Instagram, or follow Michael Carbone on Twitter. Enjoy the show!
1:05:39
December 10, 2019
42. California Love
Michael takes a deep dive into California Rugby League in the lead up to their exhibition match between LA Mongrel and San Francisco Savage on December 7, which will be live streamed on their Facebook page.  Hear from two of the first California RL players; Matthew Bousson from the Mongrel and Langi Langi Haupeakui from the Savage. Learn all about the state’s development plans with Junior Development Manager, Ady Cooney, plus Michael goes one on one with the man behind the California RL, Tom Stevenson. You can email him directly here. Episode 42 is brought to you Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your 10% discount code. Learn more about California RL or purchase some kit at their website. Your feedback is welcome on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Enjoy the show!
1:57:35
December 2, 2019
41. Chasing Kiwis
DISCLAIMER: The episode title; "Chasing Kiwis" is unrelated to the subject matter, and has been named in honour of the newly #1 ranked nation, New Zealand.  RLWC2021 CEO, Jon Dutton joins Michael this week to give us an update on all things  2021 Rugby League World Cup, including insight into how the pools will be drawn. Plus, our “Golden Points” segment is back with news from Brazil, France, Nigeria, Greece, The Philippines, Jamaica, Albania, Turkey, USA, Wales, Malta and Kenya!  Episode 41 of Chasing Kangaroos is brought to you Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your 10% discount code. Your feedback is welcome on (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Enjoy the show.
36:41
November 27, 2019
IntRL Pod #006 - Finale
The International Rugby League season has come to a conclusion, and it is only fitting we end this podcast series with a Q&A session with the IRL's CEO, Nigel Wood. We discuss 2021 and 2025 World Cups, plans for future 9s tournaments, the role the NRL plays in international RL, funding and assistance for member nations, the disputes between players and governing bodies in Tonga, Lebanon and France, and so much more! This podcast is produced as a collaboration between International Rugby League - formerly the RLIF (Web, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) and the Chasing Kangaroos Podcast (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram). This episode is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
1:22:30
November 19, 2019
IntRL Podcast #005
NRL.com’s Brad Walter joins Michael to discuss their roles as part of the Golden Boot judging panel. They preview and review the final two weeks of the international rugby league season, and discuss the big issues like Sonny Bill Williams and the GB Lions brand.  CORRECTION: Greece defeated Serbia 82 - 6 in World Cup qualification (not 82-16 as accidentally suggested).  This podcast is produced as a collaboration between International Rugby League - formerly the RLIF (Web, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) and the Chasing Kangaroos Podcast (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram). This episode is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
49:47
November 12, 2019
IntRL Podcast #004
This week we discuss some ideas and thoughts after “the biggest upset in International Rugby League history”. We take a deep dive into European World Cup qualifiers and the future plans for the Rugby League European Federation with Chris Thair (General Manager, RLEF), Orazio D’arro (President, Federazione Italiana Rugby League), and George Stilianos (President, Greek Rugby League Association). Also, we catch up with England women’s Rugby League captain, Emily Rudge, as her team prepares to take on the PNG Orchids. This podcast is produced as a collaboration between International Rugby League - formerly the RLIF (Web, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) and the Chasing Kangaroos Podcast (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram). This episode is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
45:37
November 6, 2019
IntRL Podcast #003
This week we discuss all the talking points from the latest round of international rugby league with Forty20 Magazine editor and RLEF Media Manager, Phil Kaplan. England Wheelchair Rugby League Hero and RLWC2021 ambassador, James Simpson, shares his inspirational story; and recently retired Toronto Wolfpack and Fiji Bati forward, Ashton Sims, stops by to discuss upcoming internationals, what the Wolfpack means for Super League and much, much more. This podcast is produced as a collaboration between International Rugby League - formerly the RLIF (Web, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) and the Chasing Kangaroos Podcast (Facebook,  Twitter and Instagram). This episode is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
1:20:27
October 30, 2019
IntRL Podcast #002
The International Rugby League season continues, and on this episode of the podcast; Michael caught up with some of the stars at the Downer World Cup Nines including Welsh and St Helens flyer, Regan Grace; The first American to play Queensland Cup in 15 years, Joe Eichner; and French and Toronto Wolfpack fan favourite, Hakim Miloudi. We hear from IRL Southern Hemisphere General Manager, Jeremy Edwards, who steps us through the decision to suspend Tonga RL. Plus we are joined by Jamaica RL Director, Romeo Monteith, after the Reggae Warriors first ever match against the England Knights. This podcast is produced as a collaboration between International Rugby League - formerly the RLIF (find or follow here; Website, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) and the Chasing Kangaroos Podcast (Facebook,  Twitter  and Instagram.) This episode is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
54:14
October 22, 2019
IntRL Podcast #001
As International Rugby League prepares for its 2019 congress in Sydney, your host; Michael Carbone, is joined by a series of leaders and administrators from around the Rugby League world. Global Operations Manager, Danny Kazandjian, shares some insight into congress and the RLIF rebrand. Middle East Africa Regional Director, Remond Safi, speaks about the successes and challenges of the recent MEA championship in Nigeria. We learn of the push to grow the domestic player pool in Wales from Walse Rugby League Chairman, Brian Juliff, and Lebanese RLF CEO, Nayef Abisaid, finally gets to share his side of story regarding conflict with their heritage NRL players. This podcast is produced as a collaboration between International Rugby League - formerly the RLIF (Find and follow them; website, facebook, twitter and Instagram) and the Chasing Kangaroos Podcast (facebook, twitter and Instagram) . This episode is mixed and recorded by Paul Murchison. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
44:52
October 16, 2019
40. MascordCarbz
As an amazing NRL season comes to a close, Steve Mascord joins Carbs to answer your questions and talk up the international rugby league season. Plus stick around until after this week’s GOLDEN POINTS to find out why this will be the last episode of Chasing Kangaroos for a little while... Episode 40 is brought to you by Rugby League Coach and Mascord Brownz. Thank you to everyone who submitted questions for this episode on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Enjoy the show!
2:01:09
October 7, 2019
39. Bring back the Reds w/Donny Bell
How did Rugby League begin in Western Australia? What’s happening in the local competition? Is Perth ready for an NRL club, and would the locals prefer a team called the Reds, the Pirates or the Sharks? NRLWA commentator; Donny Bell, joins Carbs to answer these all the big questions form the other side of Australia. This weeks Golden points includes rants relating to the Toronto Wolfpack and Tongan RL, plus results from the Jamaican Championship, the Canadian tour of Serbia, another new Italian domestic club and much more. Episode 39 is brought to you by Rugby League Coach and Mascord Brownz. Thank you to everyone who submitted questions for this episode on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
1:00:47
September 22, 2019
38. Trouble in Tonga with Mary K and Jimmy
Michael plays third wheel to the “power couple” as Ladies who league host, Mary K and Roar Sports journo, James “Jimmy” Newman join the show to talk about the Tongan boycott, the future of the NRLW and the Manchester Lions. Our Golden Points segment includes all the latest news and results from around the Rugby League world, including the international Rugby League debut for three nations. Episode 38 is brought to you by Rugby League Coach and Mascord Brownz. Listen in to find out how you can get your exclusive discount offers from both.  Your feedback is welcome on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Enjoy the show. 
1:17:27
September 15, 2019
37. A duck and a kangaroo answer the big Rugby League Questions
Welsh Mighty Ducks founder and long time listener/first time caller, Billy Forrester joins Michael Carbone for an epic listener Q&A episode. Who will win the California Rugby League clash between LA Mongrel and San Francisco Savage? Should a Sydney club be axed for Brisbane 2? Could Serbia or Greece assemble a world cup side as strong as Lebanon’s 2017 squad? Who is Nqawati anyway? Answers to all of these questions and so much more in this jam-packed conversation. In our Golden Points segment, learn about the rebirth of domestic footy in Russia, grand final’s in Auckland and Lebanon, and could a Rugby League conference in Texas really be a reality by 2020? Episode 37 is brought to you by Rugby League Coach and Mascord Brownz. Thank you to everyone who submitted questions for this episode on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
1:16:01
September 11, 2019
36. Footy in the land of Trbojevic
Colin Kleyweg is a business man, the owner of Red Star Belgrade Rugby League and a Director of the Rugby League European Federation. He is the man behind much of Rugby League’s growth in the Balkan region, and this week he joins Michael on the podcast. What are some of the challenges faced by the Balkan Super League? What could the competition look like in 2020? How does Red Star Belgrade get even better? What does a second chance at the 2021 World Cup mean for Serbia? And if they qualify, could we see a Trbojevic brother representing their heritage? In our Golden Points segment, we discuss all the drama from the week around the Rugby League World. Plus we end the show with bonus pre and post London 9’s interviews by Stimon Mo; Captain of open men's champions, Africa United Lions. Episode 36 is brought to you by the Memorial Bears and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au 10% discount code. For more international and expansion Rugby League news, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
1:26:40
August 28, 2019
35. The journey to 2021
The next Rugby League World Cup is set to be the “biggest and best” in history, and Jon Dutton, CEO of the RLWC2021, joins Michael to tell us everything we need to know in the lead up to the event. What steps are being taken to ensure success? What is being done to market the event to new audiences? Were qualifiers considered for the women’s world cup? What was so attractive about the Brazilian women’s application? Will the emerging nations championship take place as part of the festival? And so much more!!!  In our Golden Points segment; find out which team has become the first ever non English club to win the North East Men’s Championship, which central American nation is on the cusp of setting up their first domestic competition, plus news from Turkey, PNG, Italy, Malta, USA, Philippines, South Aftrica, Wales and of course The Championship, Super League and the NRL. Episode 35 is brought to you by the Memorial Bears and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au 10% discount code. Find out more about the RLWC2021 here or follow them on Facebook and Twitter. For more international and expansion Rugby League news, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.  Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
48:55
August 20, 2019
34. Today I learned about Rugby League in Brazil
How does the domestic competition work in Brazil? What was so attractive about the Brazilian team’s 2021 Women’s World Cup bid? What does the future hold for our sport in this part of the world? Zach Grundy, CFO of the Confederação Brasileira de Rugby League (Confederation of Brazilian Rugby League), joins your host Carbs in this deep dive into Rugby League Brazil.  Episode 34 is brought to you by the Memorial Bears and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au 10% discount code. Contact or find out more about Brazilian Rugby League here or follow them on Facebook. Your feedback is welcome on our social pages; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.  Enjoy the show!
53:06
August 13, 2019
33. An honest USA Rugby League discussion
Nate Gladdin joins Michael Carbone for a brutally honest discussion about the 2019 USARL season and the state of the game in America. — Golden Points include Irish and Fijian semi final results, MEA Championship and Nines World Cup draw announcements, and the return of domestic Rugby League to Lebanon and Russia. — This episode is brought to you by the Memorial Bears and Mascord Brownz. — Enjoy the show.
56:06
August 8, 2019
32. We love you Ngawati
He’s the busiest man in Rugby League; Vice President of Canada Rugby League, Director of British Columbia Rugby League (with a side hustle as commentator for their YouTube Channel), and the CEO of the Vancouver Dragons. Somehow Joshua Knight finds the time to sit down with Michael for the most comprehensive discussion about Rugby League in Canada you will find anywhere.  ___ They talk British Colombia grand final, the impact of the Wolfpack, the ambitious ten year plan for growth, RL in schools, plans for the national team and so much more. This episode keeps getting better the deeper you dig.  --- This weeks Golden Points includes news from the USA, the Atlanta Rhinos, women’s rugby league in New Zealand, the challenge cup, NRL, El Salvador, India Jungle Cats, the Emerging Nations Championship, Turkey, Malta, Ottawa, Papua New Guinea, Nigeria and Colombia! ___ Episode 32 of the podcast is brought to you by Matt Haines Sport and Mascord Brownz, you can find out more about Bristish Columbia RL here. ___ your feedback is welcome on our Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages. Enjoy the show!
1:36:03
August 8, 2019
31. Rugby League Rebooted
Greek Oztag immortal and former Washington DC Slayer, Jake Watson returns to the unofficial international rugby league podcast this week. He and Michael analyse the new RLIF international rankings, try to explain the women’s 2021 World Cup nations, discuss the Gold Coast Titans place in the NRL, plus a bonus topic over viewing the Downer Nines World Cup pools and rule change announcement.  ___ The famous Golden Points segment includes the all conquering Toronto Wolfpack, British Colombia semi final results, the Scottish National Cup champions; Edinburgh Eagles, the 2019 Ghana Champions, a win for the West Wales Raiders, the Netherlands Grand Final review, and so much more!  ___ Episode 32 is brought to you by Matt Haines Sport and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au 10% discount code. ___ Your feedback is welcome on our social pages; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.  Enjoy the show!
53:41
July 24, 2019
30. Latino Rugby League special w/ Robert Burgin
Michael is away this week, but the man behind the Latin Heat and Godfather of all things Latino Rugby League, Robert Burgin, has stepped up to the mic for a very special edition of the Chasing Kangaroos Podcast. ___ This is your most comprehensive breakdown yet of news, updates and history or all the Rugby League playing nations including; Colombia, El Salvador, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Peru, Uruguay, Mexico and more! There is so much information in this episode, you will need to listen twice to absorb it all! You can get in touch with the guys from Latino heat here and learn more about Rugby League in the south and central America from Rob’s regular Facebook vlog The Judgemental Ginger. ___ Episode 30 is brought to you by Matt Haines Sport and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au 10% discount code.  ___ Your feedback is welcome on our social pages; Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.  Enjoy the show!
44:19
July 7, 2019
29. Lebanon sack themselves from international Rugby League
Take a short break from all the State of Origin 3 talk. The unofficial international rugby league podcast is back, and this week Michael’s topics are; Lebanon sack entire national team, South African Rugby League in bed with Rugby Union, Canada to tour Serbia.  ___ This weeks golden points take us to Russia, Balkan Super League, Dutch RL, Italian Championship, DR Congo, Cameroon, California, Malta, French Elite 1, Jamaica National Championship and Argentina! Plus, your chance to win a copy of Loxton Berg’s “Pool hall – Jail – Library” thanks to the Rugby League in America Podcast.  ___ Episode 29 is brought to you by Matt Haines Sport and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au 10% discount code. ___ Your feedback is welcome on our social pages; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.  Enjoy the show!
39:00
July 3, 2019
28. Rep Round with Phill Browne
Phill Browne (from Mascord Brownz) joins Michael this week to discuss the biggest week of international Rugby League since the 2017 World Cup. ___ Who should Jamaica play next? Is Fiji better than Tonga? Could we see South African rugby players in the NRL in future? There’s too much to mention in one podcast description! All the rep games are discussed. Plus Golden Points are back including all he latest news from around the Rugby League world. ___   Episode 28 is brought to you by Everything Rugby League and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au 10% discount code. ___ Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
1:20:04
June 26, 2019
Quick Tap 01: What is going on in Lebanon?
A mini episode of Chasing Kangaroos, explaining what exactly is going on with Lebanese Rugby League at the moment.
08:10
June 19, 2019
27. How to catch a kangaroo, with Nate Gladdin
In collaboration with the Rugby League in America Podcast; Michael Carbone sits down with Mr American Rugby League himself, Nate Gladdin. They drink whiskey and answer your questions in an epic Q&A session. Some huge ideas and insights in this one. Enjoy the show! ___ This episode of Chasing Kangaroos is brought to you by Everything Rugby League and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au 10% discount code. Your feedback is welcome on our social pages; Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. #growthegame
1:38:50
June 17, 2019
26. Peru, welcome to the Rugby League family
Michael interviews the man behind Rugby League Peru, Jamie Perez. We learn about the history, the new “Incas” brand, upcoming internationals, the plan for domestic competition, and the ambitious long term goals for our sport's newest nation. Get in touch with Jamie on Facebook and Instagram ___ In this week’s golden points; Michael discusses David Argyle stepping down as Toronto Wolfpack Chairman and CEO, he breaks down all of the great news from the RLIF conference in Singapore which includes the international Rugby League 10 year plan. Plus all the latest news and results from Serbia, Norway, The Netherlands, USA, Canada, Greece, Turkey, Italy, Fiji, Tonga, Poland and much, much more. ___   Episode 26 is brought to you by Everything Rugby League and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au 10% discount code. Your feedback is welcome on our social pages; Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Enjoy the show!
1:19:07
June 11, 2019
25. #letgreeceplay with Gavin Willacy
Michael is joined by special guest co-host, London based journalist and author of “No Helmets Required: the remarkable story of the American All-Stars”, Gavin Willacy.  In this episode; Gavin gives insight into the point of Magic Round in the Super League. A State of Origin conversation turns into a discussion on the true pinnacle of our sport. Find out why the Greek government are standing in the way of a home WC qualifier for Greece. Michael leaks some huge news for European Rugby League. And the topic of North American clubs and expansion is once again debated.   This week’s Golden Points take us to the USA, Wales, Italy, Serbia, South America, Japan, and the Netherlands.  Episode 25 is brought to you by Everything Rugby League, and you can read more about the background behind the Greece and their struggles here. Remember, when using the hastag #letgreeceplay on twitter, direct it to @g_vassiliadis and @juliosynadinos (but please keep it civil). Thanks to Mascord Brownz for supporting the show. Listen in for your 10% discount code on international rugby league gear at mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au.  Your feedback is welcome on our social pages; Facebook, Twitter @chasingroospod Instagram @chasingkangaroospodcast.  Enjoy the show!
1:25:54
May 28, 2019
24. The America’s are coming
Michael is joined by special guest co-host, the former Canada Wolverine and current co-host of the Howlin’ Hour podcast; Gareth Reid.  They discuss the RFL's acceptance of Ottawa and New York Rugby League team bids, all the action from the first America’s Nines, Greece taking the next step towards their maiden World Cup, what the Super League can learn from the record crowd at Nou Camp, and the Toronto Wolfpack’s revenge against Toulouse. This week’s Golden Points take us to Turkey, Honk Kong, Manly, Wales, Scotland, New Zealand, PNG, London, North America and Tonga.  Thanks to Everything Rugby League and Mascord Brownz for supporting the show. Don’t forget to use discount code “kangaroocaught” for 10% off your international rugby league gear at mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au.  Your feedback is welcome on our social pages; Facebook, Twitter @chasingroospod Instagram @chasingkangaroospodcast.  If you enjoy the show, please share it with your friends, so we can #growthegame together!
1:13:13
May 22, 2019
23. An International Rugby League sandwich
Michael is back to talk about; the NRL Magic Round – a tool to #growthegame, the most important game in the short rugby league histories of Greece and Norway, how the America’s Nines are shaping up next weekend, some bold predictions for the Balkan Super League as the Lignano Sharks form Italy play their first match ever and the Kadikoy Bulls from Turkey show they mean business, and would a Challenge Cup style tournament work in Australia?   In our Golden Points segment we touch on; a huge test coming up for Red Star Belgrade, Turkey to face Italy in their first women’s international match, Catalans and Wigan in Barcelona, another win for the Edinburgh Eagles in the North East RL in the UK, and another win for the Agmark Gurias in PNG, plus some shady news for South African RL.  Don’t forget to use discount code “kangaroocaught” for 10% off your international rugby league gear at mascordbrownz.com and mascordbrownz.com.au.  Your feedback is welcome on our social pages; Facebook, Twitter @chasingroospod Instagram @chasingkangaroospodcast .  If you enjoy the show, please share it with your friends, so we can #growthegame together!
30:40
May 15, 2019
22. The Wigan Raiders?
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 22: The Wigan Raiders?  In this episode Michael and Charlie answer YOUR questions. Thanks to all the listeners who submitted questions via our Facebook (Facebook https://m.facebook.com/chasingkangaroos/), Twitter (@chasingroospod) and Instagram (@chasingkangaroospodcast) pages – and sorry to those who missed out.  Here’s a link to the RLIF’s membership criteria as mentioned during the show; http://www.rlif.com/ignite_docs/RLEF%20Membership%20policy%20October%202014.pdf Don't forget, our friends Mascord Brownz are offering you 10% off purchases at www.mascordbrownz.com and www.mascordbrownz.com.au - Just use our discount code “kangaroocaught” at check out. Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
35:27
May 8, 2019
21: Poland withdraw from Philippines tour
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 21: Poland withdraw from Phillipines tour. . #Golden Points. The latest Rugby League news from Jamaica, Turkey, Nigeria, Canada, Morocco, PNG, France, Italy and North America. . #1 NRL announce nations who will take part in the Nines World Cup. . #2 A quick look at upcoming World Cup qualifiers between Cook Islands Vs South Africa and Greece Vs Norway. . #3 Poland withdraw from Phillipines tour. Michael has a candid chat with Polish coach Lee Addison about why this happened. Send Lee a message at https://rugbyleaguecoach.com.au or on Facebook https://m.facebook.com/rugbyleaguecoach-245376842875348 if you would like to help. . Our friends at Mascord Brownz are offering you 10% off purchases on the UK and Australian websites. Just use our discount code “kangaroocaught” at check out. . Don’t forget to follow our socials; Facebook https://m.facebook.com/chasingkangaroos/ Twitter @chasingroospod Instagram @chasingkangaroospodcast . Your feedback is welcome. Enjoy the show!
47:19
May 1, 2019
20: The business of Rugby League Nines with Graham Oliphant
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 20: The business of Rugby League Nines with Graham Oliphant . In this episode, we break away from our traditional three topic format with an interview of London Nines founder, Graham Oliphant. . We discuss London Nines (and the overall concept of nines), we discuss “the business” of Rugby League, and Seattle based Graham gives us some interesting insight into the North American market. . Golden Points; includes all the latest news from the Rugby League world. . Our friends at Mascord Brownz are offering you 10% off purchases on the UK and Australian websites. Just use our discount code “kangaroocaught” at check out. . Get in touch with Graham; graham@rugbyfestevents.com and follow London 9s on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/london9s/ . Tell us what you think via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
1:06:56
April 15, 2019
19: Aris Eagle Rock with Stuart McLennan.
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 19: Aris Eagle Rock with Stuart McLennan. . Aris Eagles head coach and journalist Stuart McLennan guest hosts this episode from Athens, Greece. #1 We discuss the opening weekend of Balkan Super League (Stu was there and gives us his first hand opinions). . #2 We learn all about the Aris Eagles, and uncover some interesting insights from the domestic Greek league. . #3 We ask; what can be done to help improve clubs and nations in developing areas? . #Golden Points; all the latest news from around the globe. . Our friends at Mascord Brownz are offering you 10% off purchases on the UK and Australian websites. Just use our discount code “kangaroocaught” at check out. . Don’t forget to follow these guys on Facebook; Stuart McLennan https://m.facebook.com/stuart.mclennan.98 Aris Eagles https://www.facebook.com/arisrugbyleague/ Greek Rugby League https://www.facebook.com/rlgreece/ . Tell us what you think via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
1:17:35
April 11, 2019
18: Better late than never
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 18: Better late than never. . #1 All the major Women’s Rugby League headlines from both sides of the world. . #2 Everything we know about the Pacific invitational at Leichhardt Oval. . #3 Two new international matches ups are added to the international RL calendar; Jamaica vs USA, Poland vs Philippines. #4 Bonus: we name the best non Australian or New Zealand NRL side. . #Golden Points; all the latest news from around the globe. . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 . Let’s get Poland to the Philippines. Go fund me page here; https://www.gofundme.com/f/727k59s . Buy your Pacific invitational tickets here; https://m.ticketek.com.au/shows/show.aspx?sh=PACIFIC19&utm_source=&utm_medium=&utm_term=&utm_content=&utm_campaign=&USER_ID_= . Tell us what you think via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
51:56
April 4, 2019
17: Coming to Africa
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 17: Coming to Africa. . #1 Ottawa. Everything we know about the latest North American RFL bid. . #2 Middle East- Africa Championship and the future of the game in Africa. . #3 London 9s and Carolina 9s join forces and our thoughts on the short format of our game. . #Golden Points; all the latest news from around the globe. . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 . Tell us what you think via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
46:00
March 27, 2019
16: Rugby League in Italia w/ Orazio D’arro
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 16: Rugby League in Italia. . This week we welcome Orazio D’arro, President of the Federazione Italiana Rugby League, to the show for a deep dive into the sport in Italy. . We learn about the relationship between F.I.R.L and F.I.R.L.A, some surprising news about domestic RL in Italy, the national teams lead up to the 2021 World Cup and much, much more! . Our Golden Points this week will be released as a bonus episode in tandem with this one, so be sure to check it out. . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 . Your feed back is always welcome via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
1:15:42
March 20, 2019
15: Toulouse trounce Toronto
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 15: Toulouse trounce Toronto . #1 We review the Toulouse vs Toronto match, and our friends from The Howlin Hour podcast drop by to give us a hand. . #2 Could the Cook Islands reject their one off test match against Fiji? Find out what could be happening there. . #3 We take a deep dive into the topic of expansion in the NRL and Super League. . #Golden Points; the most comprehensive wrap up on news and results from every corner of the Rugby League world. . Watch clips from the Turkey Nines https://m.facebook.com/rugbyleagueturkiye/ . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 . Shout out to Everything Rugby League for this awesome article about us; http://everythingrugbyleague.com/chasing-kangaroos-putting-their-voices-behind-international-rugby-league.html . A huge thank you to Ash Barkho and Ricky Cancino for our rockin’ new theme song! . Your feed back is always welcome via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
1:05:19
March 13, 2019
14: The NRL Episode w/ Dane Clarke
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 14: The NRL episode. . This week we break our number 1 rule with an all out NRL episode to celebrate the launch of the 2019 season. Dane Clarke @clarkeys.nrl.column joins Michael Carbone for a listener Q&A episode. Even though this is an NRL themed episode, you can expect a lot of our listener questions are skewed towards international Rugby League and expansion. . #Golden Points; we wrap it up with our favourite segment highlighting news and results from every corner of the Rugby League world. . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://www.mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 . Your feed back is always welcome via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
1:08:58
March 6, 2019
13: The Rabbitohs growing the game in Serbia
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 13: The Rabbitohs growing the game in Serbia. . #1 The Widnes Vikings go into administration. . #2 A partnership between Red Star Belgrade and the South Sydney Rabbitohs. . #3 All the big international Rugby League action set to be confirmed for the rest of 2019. . #Golden Points; the most comprehensive wrap up on news and results from every corner of the Rugby League world. . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 . Your feed back is always welcome via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
29:12
February 27, 2019
12: The Roosters rule the world
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 12: The Roosters rule the world . #1 NRL All Star reactions. What were our key take always in the men’s and women’s games? Who performed the best war cry? National anthem controversy. Should a Pacifika All Stars team be included? . #2 A Rugby turf war in Chile? We dive deep into an untold current story which could have shocking ramifications for the developing Rugby League nation. . #3 World Club Challenge reactions. Our stand out players and moments. Congratulations to the Sydney Roosters. What does the future hold for this concept? . #Golden Points; news and results from Toulouse, New York City, Fiji Vodafone Cup, Toronto Wolfpack, Nigeria, Jamaica, Columbia, updates from the RLIF, and much more. . #Bonus: Aris Eagles coach, Everything Rugby League, and Roar writer; Stuart McLennon gives us an update on all things Greek Rugby League . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 . Your feed back is always welcome via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
48:36
February 20, 2019
11: World Club Challenge, MEA and...Linguini?
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 11: World Club Challenge, MEA Championship and ... Linguini? . #1 World Club Challenge preview. Who are the players to watch? Which team will win? And why don’t Australian fans take this game as seriously as English fans? . #2 The Middle East Africa Championship. The where, when and possible who. . #3 The Lignano Sharks. Everything we know about the first Italian club in the Balkan Super League. . We wrap it up with over ten quick “Golden Points” featuring all the latest international Rugby League news and results. . As mentioned by Jake, If you would like to support Norway as they raise funds for their World Cup qualifier in London, you can donate here; https://www.ibelieveinyou.no/ibiy-no/src/#!/projectdetail/7614 . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 . Your feed back is always welcome via Facebook message, Instagram DM, Twitter, or reviews. Enjoy the show!
40:09
February 13, 2019
10: The next Rugby League revolution w/ Lee Addison
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 10: The next Rugby League revolution . This week Michael is joined by special guest and head coach of the Poland national Rugby League team, Lee Addison. We had plenty to talk about; . #1 Rugby League in Poland. Behind the scenes of the Emerging Nations World Cup, future of the tournament, heritage v domestic debate, upcoming Polish internationals and domestic scene. . #2 Cabramatta Nines. Results, highs and lows, and some big thinking. . #3 Perspectives from an emerging nation. What are the challenges facing Rugby Leagues newest nations? Is it the responsibility of the NRL or RFL to help? . As always we wrap things up with our “Golden Points” segment, which this week features news and results for; Nigerian Rugby League, New Zealand World Cup hosting chances, Super League chat and more. . Get in touch with Lee Addison online https://rugbyleaguecoach.com.au on Facebook and Instagram @rugbyleaguecoach and on Twitter @rlcoachonthenet . Your feed back is always welcome via Facebook, Instagram DM or on Twitter @chasingroospod . Enjoy the show!
1:17:18
February 5, 2019
9: Three billboards outside Atlanta, Georgia
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 9: Three billboards outside Atlanta, Georgia. .  Michael and Jake are back together to discuss the biggest three topics in the world of Rugby League. But first, some extra news on the NRL Pacific trial announcement from episode 8.  .  #1 Our thoughts on the NRL billboard in Atlanta. Good move or waste of money? Plus a shout out to the Sydney Roosters and Toulouse for announcing joint training sessions in the lead up to the World Club Challenge.  . #2 Balkan Super League 2019. We run through the clubs taking place in the 3rd BSL.  .  #3 Millom defeat Red Star Belgrade in round 1 of the Challenge Cup. Our match review.  .  As always we wrap things up with our “Golden Points” segment, which this week features news and results for; Jamaica Rugby League national championship round 1, the Cabra Nines, Greek “State of Origin”, the New York City Bid as reported by www.everythingrugbyleague.com, the Brisbane Broncos and PNG Hunter, Super League kick off and more. . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 or find the Shop Now button on our Facebook page.  . Your feed back is always welcome via Facebook, Instagram DM or on Twitter @chasingroospod  . Enjoy the show!
36:31
January 30, 2019
8: NRL backs Pacific Rugby League
Michael, Charlie and Jake are back together to discuss the biggest three topics in the world of Rugby League. . Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 8: NRL backs Pacific Rugby League . #1 The Australian federal government announce support of NRL trials in the Pacific and a professional Fijian team in the NSW Cup. . #2 Is the Continental Cup over before a ball has been kicked off? . #3 Are the RFL getting its Challenge Cup act together? . As always we wrap things up with our “Golden Points” segment, featuring all the latest international Rugby League news and results. . A special mention to our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international RL gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 . Your feed back is always welcome via Facebook and Instagram DM. Enjoy the show!
33:40
January 23, 2019
7: Rugby League in America w/ Nate Gladdin
Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 7: Rugby League in America . On our first episode for 2019, Michael is joined by our very first ever guest host. Nate Gladdin from the Rugby League in America Podcast (http://www.rlamerica.com) is here to talk all things American Rugby League. Here are our topics; . #1 Everything you need to know about the New York RL professional team bid. . #2 Can we expect to see a Mid West conference in the USNRL soon? . #3 Who are the American Rugby League Players to look out for in 2019? . All of this, and so much more! . A special mention to the Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation (http://www.nicolefitzsimons.com/) and of course our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international rl gear from us here; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 Enjoy the show.
1:19:56
January 14, 2019
6: #Growthegame
IT’S OUR FINAL EPISODE FOR 2018 and in this one we break our usual format! . Chasing Kangaroos - An International Rugby League Podcast Episode 6: #GrowTheGame . #1 Join the boys as we open with our first ever bit of hate mail, and discuss some huge breaking news for PNG Rugby League. . #2 We highlight our top 6 #GrowTheGame moments of 2018. . #3 We open up with some fire Q&A questions from you, the listeners. . #4 As always, we wrap things up with news from around the #rugbyleague world. Special thanks to all who contributed with questions, and a shout out to our friends at everythingrugbyleague.com, rugbeaguecoach.com.au and of course our affiliate sponsors Mascord Brownz, don’t forget to purchase all your international rl gear from us here; Chasing Mascord Brownz . Enjoy the show, and see you in 2019!
46:16
December 19, 2018
5: The not so good, the bad and the ugly
Join Michael and Charlie as they take on some intense topics from the world of Rugby League. In this episode we discuss; 1# Where should the 2025 World Cup be played? 2# A challenging week for the Challenge Cup. 3# The unbelievably news coming from Greece. As always, we also share the latest results and updates from the world of rugby league including; the England Academy Vs Australian Schoolboys, French Elite One, Turkish Rugby League and Jamaica D2 semi finals, and news from Albania. If you like the show, please subscribe, rate, review and share. and don't forget to follow us on Facebook and IG @chasingkangaroospodcast. Special mention to our friends at Mascord Brownz. **Don't forget to purchase your international Rugby League gear from Chasing Mascord Brownz; https://mascordbrownz.com/?affiliates=32 Enjoy!
35:57
December 12, 2018
4: The international Rugby League rankings are in!
Michael and Charlie are back for another episode jam packed with news from around the Rugby League world. In this episode we discuss; 1# All the latest information and our opinions on the Rugby League Nines World Cup in 2019. 2# The expansion clubs taking the game to new markets (other than their own). 3# Tavita Pangai Junior chooses NSW over Tonga. Bonus# The International Rugby League rankings. As always, we also share the latest results and updates from the world of rugby league including; the South American Championship, the Chilean Supa Liga, the French Elite One, the Balkan Super league, the South African Rugby League and the Turkish Rugby League. If you like the show, please subscribe, rate, review and share. and don't forget to follow us on Facebook and IG @chasingkangaroospodcast. Special mention to our friends the Amsterdam Cobras, League Unlimited and Mascord Brownz. **Don't forget to purchase your international Rugby League gear from Chasing Mascord Brownz Enjoy!
26:10
December 5, 2018
3: Jamaica, we have a Rugby League team
The boys are back this week for your world of Rugby League fix. In this episode we discuss; #1 We celebrate the Jamaican World Cup qualification, and take a deep dive into discussion on all four teams at the conclusion of the America's Cup tournament. #2 Special guest "Dwayne Kennett" joins us to share his thoughts on Valentine Holmes nfl switch. #3 Pros and cons of the Golden Point introduction for the 2019 Super League season. As always, we also share the latest results and updates from the world of rugbyleague including; an Italian club team making history, the French Elite One competition, the South American Championship and some news from El Salvador Rugby League. If you like the show, please subscribe, rate, review and share. and don't forget to follow us on IG @chasingkangaroospodcast. Special mention to our friend Nate from the Rugby League in America Podcast (https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/rugby-league-in-america/id1371196473?mt=2) who gets a shout out in this episode. Enjoy!
25:59
November 24, 2018
2: A Serb shows his bum
Former Washington DC Slayers halfback, Jake Watson, joins Michael and Charlie for the second episode of Chasing Kangaroos. The only Rugby League Podcast with a focus on the international game and domestic expansion (...probably). In this episode we discuss; 1. The good, the bad and the "not sure" of the RLIF 8 year international calendar. 2. Can the new Toronto Wolfpack coach take them to Super League? 3. Will we see the North Sydney Bears in the NRL again in 2024? 4. International results from England Vs New Zealand, the Euro Cup, the America's Cup, and a Serbian player gets sent off in the Balkan Super League Grand Final for a brown eye. If you like the show, please subscribe, rate, review and share. and don't forget to follow us on IG @chasingkangaroospodcast. Enjoy!
23:28
November 17, 2018
1: Who is Tommy Makinson?
Join Michael and Charlie for Chasing Kangaroos. The only Rugby League Podcast with a focus on the international game and domestic expansion (...probably). In this episode we discuss; 1. Who is Tommy Makinson? 2. England defeats New Zealand again, what happens next on the international calendar? 3. Hype for the America's Cup. Who will qualify for the 2021 World Cup; USA, Chile, Canada or Jamaica? 4. France qualify for the 2021 World Cup + other Euro results. 5. Other results and wrap up.
24:03
November 9, 2018