Adam Freier in a Megan Gale style of cafe eavesdropping, I started to tap in on an interesting conversation between a couple at a local cafe in the vibrant suburb of Fitzroy.
The topic: ballroom dancing and how its brand had been ‘flooded and tarnished’ by the hit TV series of Dancing with the Stars.
“It’s such a shame that the art of our dance has been turned into a circus,” one said. The other agreed: “Our art that has lost its soul.”
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The conversation certainly got me thinking about my game of rugby.
Like ballroom dancing, our sport has delved into new markets branching out west and in recent times here in Melbourne.