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Basketballer Sam Cartledge says deaf sports need more federal funding

By Chanel Kinniburgh

Deaf Sports AustraliaDEAF athletes are being forced to work multiple jobs and fork out up to $25,000 to play sport at a professional level because of a federal funding shortfall, according to the country’s leading deaf sportsman.

Securing funding for Deaf Sports Australia (DSA)— the main body representing deaf athletes — is more than a wish for Northcote Leader Sport Star and basketballer Sam Cartledge, it’s a mission.

Read more: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/north/basketballer-sam-cartledge-says-deaf-sports-need-more-federal-funding/news-story/40b60c84f8698b603f92c5d573f589f4

Source: Herald Sun

 
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