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Local sporting disaster will air on The Locker Room

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Neil Williams, Michael Voss and their crew will interview Paul Kennedy, ABC TV breakfast presenter about his new book on a local sporting disasters when 14 local footballers drowned off Mornington in May 1892. Deep fingernail scratch marks in the hull told of their desperate struggle to stay alive. All 14 football players died when their boat capsized off Mornington.

Here is a link to the tragic story

http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/forgotten-story-of-the-day-14-footballers-drowned-off-mornington-20160830-gr4ktk.html

Also hear former World Champion surfer Barton Lynch talk about his fascinating career.

ALL SPORTING EVENTS, NEWS AND GOSSIP ON THE LOCKER ROOM – SATURDAYS 10.30AM -12NOON.

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98.7FM & 98.3FM Frankston

Live stream from the rppfm.com.au website and download our App.

Written by: Debra Mar

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