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Sport October 06, 2018
Life’s a pitch: Simone Wearne, 37, baseball manager
How Simone Wearne followed her parents and grandparents into baseball, and became a world champion.
Sport July 21, 2018
Next wave: Kobie Enright, 18, surfer
Kobie Enright on going from competitive child to champion surfer, and the creativity needed to succeed in her sport.
Sport September 15, 2018
Swing shift: Su Oh, 22, golfer
Golfer Su Oh on keeping her game simple and trying to find the right balance amid a crazy life on the road with the LPGA tour.
Sport July 14, 2018
Gaming machine: Brandon ‘Claire’ Nguyen, 20, eSports player
Brandon “Claire” Nguyen on giving up a ‘normal life’ for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play eSports full-time.
Sport June 02, 2018
Fighting spirit: Tai Tuivasa, 25, mixed martial artist
Mixed martial artist Tai Tuivasa on being a proud Indigenous Australian and the gladiatorial challenges of cage fighting.
Sport May 12, 2018
Heart and soul: Ashleigh Hewson, 38, rugby player
Wallaroo Ashleigh Hewson on how rugby union burned into her soul and why she’d love to get into coaching.
Sport May 05, 2018
Molly’s game: Molly Taylor, 29, rally driver
Molly Taylor on the cruelties of motorsport and why rally driving never gets boring.
Sport April 28, 2018
Throwing in the Powell: Joe Powell, 24, rugby player
Joe Powell on getting the call-up for the Wallabies.
Sport April 21, 2018
Life on the edge: Rhiannan Iffland, 26, cliff diver
Rhiannan Iffland on the mental and physical challenges involved in plunging from a five-storey-high cliff.
Sport April 07, 2018
Bridge building: Mark Bridge, 32, soccer player
A-League striker Mark Bridge on success with the Western Sydney Wanderers, lost opportunities with the Socceroos and his favourite goal.
Sport March 24, 2018
Spinning gold: Mitchell Swepson, 24, cricketer
As the Queensland Bulls vie for the Sheffield Shield, Mitchell Swepson talks about growing up watching Warnie and the finesse of leg-spin.
Sport March 10, 2018
Full board: Joany Badenhorst, 23, Para-snowboarder
Champion snowboarder and Australia’s Winter Paralympics opening ceremony flagbearer Joany Badenhorst on the joys of proving her doubters wrong.