TOWNSVILLE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 27: Lachlan Fitzgibbon of the Knights celebrates after scoring a try during the round 20 NRL match between the North Queensland Cowboys and the Newcastle Knights at 1300SMILES Stadium on July 27, 2018 in Townsville, Australia. (Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)

I Had No Intention Of Moving

Newcastle has always been home. I had no intention of moving away from “home”. I still remember being that 10-year-old kid…


Bree Masters exclusive insight

A Feeling Like Never Before

You don’t wake up one day and become a Beach Sprint World Champion. For me, I’ve been at this since I was 6 years old. It…


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Dad, I Wish You Were Still Here

I’ve thought long and hard, as to how I wanted this story to start, but ultimately it’s best I just get everything off my…


BONDI, SYDNEY, NSW, AUSTRALIA - 2016/03/30: Jamie Dwyer, Mens Hockey Olympic medalist poses in his Australian opening ceremony uniform during the 2016 Australian Olympic Team Uniform Official Launch in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Hugh Peterswald/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)

My Need For Plan B

I have moved on quickly after hockey. The massive void that could have been in my life when I retired after the 2016 Rio…


HOBART, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 08: Chris Green of the Thunder shields his eyes from the sun as he fields during the Big Bash League match between the Hobart Hurricanes and the Sydney Thunder at Blundstone Arena on January 8, 2017 in Hobart, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

My Path Is A Little Different To Most

I dream of one day playing cricket for Australia… but I know that if my opportunity is to come in the near future it will…


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A Letter To... Kai

Kai, You are a perfectionist. You always have been;  especially things related to BMX. You are never satisfied with a…


MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 03: Jockey Ben Allen looks on during Derby Day at Flemington Racecourse on November 3, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/Getty Images)

The Call-Up I Never Expected

I remember on Melbourne Cup Day last year, I was around 53 kgs and I'd just finished my last ride for the afternoon. In that…


Isaac Smith exclusive insight

We’re Changing Lives Through Cricket

Everyday I eat, sleep and breathe footy. During the season, it’s hard to focus on anything else. This year I completed my…


Jackson Strong exclusive insight

Counting On The One Percenters

The sport that I am involved in has plenty of dramatic twists and turns, but the most significant turning point for me in…


Brandon Loupos exclusive insight

X Marks The Spot

I think when I was 12 years old, my parents took me to a BMX event where Ryan Guettler was competing. It was honestly the…