The Oslo Crows are both a team in the local Australian Football competition, and also the “banner” team, under which Norway-based footballers play in international competitions. Read below to learn a little bit more about how the Crows started, why it is the flagship team for Norway, and how Aussie football got started here in Oslo.
Plus, if you are new the game, or looking to join, check out the information on AFL in general below and you should get an idea of what Australia Rules Football is all about.
Information about AFL and the Oslo Crows
- Started in 2008, the Oslo Crows were one of the first AFL teams here in Norway. Whilst Oslo didn’t have quite the same facilities and large grounds for AFL, though, it did have numerous football and rugby grounds and a population crying out for a more physical and challenging sport! …Read More »
- Australian rules football – also knows as Aussie rules, or just “footy” – is a team contact sport in which the objective is to kick an oval shaped ball between goal posts at each end of the field. Sounds easy, right? Well, if you think footy is the same as …Read More »