Why I Moved To Manly

My Nan cried when she found out that I had been signed by Manly. They were tears of joy. I remember growing up at my…


MOUNT HOTHAM, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 24: Australian snowboard cross Winter Olympic athlete Adam Lambert poses during a portrait session on August 24, 2017 at Mount Hotham, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

The Gold Medal Race

My whole mentality going into these winter olympics, is I have done the work. So there’s really no point worrying…


during the round one NBL match between Melbourne United and Adelaide 36ers at Hisense Arena on October 9, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia.

To The Person In The Mirror With Majok Majok

The first thing that went through my mind when this groin injury occurred, was when exactly could I aim to come back and…


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Conquering Pressure

Learning to block out negative influences is hard, but you just have to do your best. I thought I was pretty thick skinned;…


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My Journey To The Commonwealth Games

It’s funny how time flies in the blink of an eye. It really does seem like only yesterday that I was the 13-year-old girl…


The Dream Of A World Cup

Playing for the Socceroos has always been a dream of mine, and with a new coach in Bert Van Marwijk and a World Cup on the…


FALLS CREEK, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 24: Australian ski cross Winter Olympic athlete Sami Kennedy-Sim poses during a portrait session on August 24, 2017 at Mount Hotham, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

My Greatest Lesson With Sami Kennedy-Sim

In the year of the Olympics – the pressure is on. Sometimes sports are overlooked in the three years of competition…


SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 16: Clive Rose of the Hobart Hurricanes roses during the Big Bash League tickets on sale media opportunity at Sydney Cricket Ground on October 16, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Jason McCawley/Getty Images)

A Letter To... The Purple Army

It wasn’t exactly how we had planned to book our ticket into the BBL finals, but we’ll take it! The Purple Army have never…


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My Transition Into Retirement & Motherhood

This past year has been one of the hardest years of my life.  I retired from netball after 15 years as pro, I picked up and…


Lizette Cabrera of Australia plays a first round match on day two of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 17, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia.

The Highs & Lows of Turning Pro

I am not sure what is tougher – playing tennis or trying to make friends in the sport. Walk into any WTA change room…