Jack Kerr
is a journalist and documentary maker.

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Sport February 13, 2016

Turning tables: Melissa ‘Milly’ Tapper, 25, table tennis player

Paralympian Milly Tapper’s dream to also compete in the able-bodied Olympics.

Sport December 12, 2015

Trials and tribulations: Clint Kimmins, 31, ironman triathlete

How athlete Clint Kimmins rebuilt his life – and career – after a stint in jail.

Sport November 28, 2015

The hungry gamer: Matthew Simmons, 26, online racing driver

How an Australia Post courier got signed by the Nissan GT Academy.

Sport November 07, 2015

Golden boot: James Troisi, 27, soccer player

Socceroo James Troisi on the World Cup qualifiers and the emerging Australian style.

News October 17, 2015

Inmates powerless against theft within prison system

At time of arrest a person’s valuables are bagged to be securely held until the prisoner is released. But reports suggest that within the prison system theft – by guards, police and fellow inmates – is widespread.

Sport October 10, 2015

Ultimate power: Simplice Ribouem, 32, weightlifter

Weightlifter Simplice Ribouem’s journey from Cameroonian asylum seeker to Australian Olympic Games hopeful.

Sport August 29, 2015

Wing man: Tommy Oar, 23, soccer player

Socceroos midfielder Tommy Oar is set to take on Bangladesh and Tajikistan in World Cup qualifiers.

Sport May 30, 2015

Scoring goals: Kyah Simon, 23, soccer player

Growing up, Kyah Simon was inspired by Cathy Freeman. Now the Matilda hopes to motivate a new generation of sports stars.

Culture May 09, 2015

Musician Allen Murphy’s mentoring role in remote Australia

A chance trip to Australia led Allen Murphy on a three-decade journey of Indigenous discovery.