04 Dec Rohan Connelly
Rohan Connolly is an Australian journalist specialising in Australian rules football writing for The Age newspaper in Melbourne. Connolly began his media career writing for The Sun News-Pictorial in 1983 before moving to The Age in 1987, where he has been ever since. Connolly also appeared on radio station 3AW’s AFL coverage as a boundary rider and in other on-air roles until the end of 2011 after which he joined 1116 SEN. He has a son named David Connolly and is divorced.
In 2008 he won the AFL Media Award for the Most Outstanding Feature Writer. Annually between 2002 and 2005 he co-authored with Jim Main the updated version of the reference book More than a century of AFL grand finals