State of Origin is the pinnacle event on the Rugby League calendar, the three match series, the greatest interstate rivalry, state against state, mate against mate. The FOGS Annual Charity Lunch is back as the preceding event to State of Origin Game One in 2017. After successfully hosting the renowned annual event for well over 10
THE elevation of Wally Lewis to Legend status by the Sports Australia Hall of Fame is a fitting, if slightly overdue, honour for the King of rugby league according to FOGS Executive Chairman Gene Miles. Lewis was inducted as the 38th Legend of the Sports Australia Hall of Fame at a gala dinner in October,
FORMER Queensland State of Origin winger and Wynnum Manly premiership player Terry Butler has passed away at the age of 58. FOG No.39, Terry died in Townsville after a battle with lung cancer. A Souths Townsville junior, Terry first played with Brothers in Brisbane, won two premierships with Wynnum and played one game for Queensland
State of Origin is the pinnacle event on the Rugby League calendar, the three match series, the greatest interstate rivalry, state against state, mate against mate. The Former Origin Greats (FOGS) will host their renowned Annual Charity Lunch on Tuesday June 21, 2016 at Suncorp Stadium. As always, the lunch will be the exclusive pre-match event to
ADAM Mogg knows a thing or two about rescue missions. Spool back to 2006 and the Queensland Origin team were forced to embark on a desperate search for backline options after injury wiped out star centre Greg Inglis. In his first series as Maroons coach, Mal Meninga issued an SOS for the uncapped Mogg. The
Secure your exclusive piece of State of Origin history with a limited edition framed 'Statesmen of Origin' memorabilia piece. Personally signed by the seven FOGS Statesman Award recipients; Mal Meninga, Wally Lewis, Allan Langer, Petero Civoniceva, Darren Lockyer, Cameron Smith and Johnathan Thurston; these Former Origin Greats have achieved the illustrious and monumental milestone of
Secure your tickets to the exclusive FOGS Eales Racing Annual Charity Lunch in celebration of 35 years of State of Origin The Former Origin Greats (FOGS) with Eales Racing will host their exclusive Annual Charity Lunch on Tuesday July 7, 2015 at Suncorp Stadium.
TREVOR Gillmeister is not one to have ever been accused of talking the talk without walking the walk. The former Maroons captain never took a backward step on the football field, and Gilly will now use his trademark grit and determination for his greatest challenge yet – a 1400km fundraising walk from Townsville to Brisbane.
Laymen, legends and lords were united in grief in December, mourning the loss of Queensland’s iconic first State of Origin captain, Arthur Beetson. The rugby league world lost “Big Artie” to a heart attack on December 1, the same day he was to appear as the guest of honour at a celebration day for the Former Origin Greats’ indigenous education program named in his honour.