sport

soccer November 10, 2018

Zahli Currie, 18, futsal player Australian Under 19s team

Teenaged futsal player Zahli Currie on international competition and the Deadly Dancers.

sport November 3, 2018

Midfield maestro: Jane Claxton, 26, hockey player

Hockeyroos Player of the Year Jane Claxton on family tradition, using injury to reignite passion for her sport and becoming a ‘crazy dog lady’.

netball October 27, 2018

Best medicine: Verity Charles, 27, netballer

Verity Charles on the challenges of managing an incurable auto-immune condition, who she looks to for inspiration, and the exciting, game-changing elements of Fast5 netball.

soccer October 20, 2018

Shot stopper: Jada Whyman, 18, soccer player

Western Sydney Wanderers goalie Jada Whyman on family sacrifice, breaking into the Matildas and becoming a stronger, prouder Indigenous woman.

sport October 13, 2018

That daring young man: Matthew Wareing, 17, flying trapeze artist

Matt Wareing on why he gave up soccer for flying trapeze and how he came to be catching his mum.

sport October 6, 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 September 29, 2018

Game changer: Michael Dickson, 22, American football player

He’s the Aussie sensation punting up a storm in the NFL. Here, Michael Dickson talks about his road from Australian rules to the Seattle Seahawks.

nrl September 22, 2018

Dragons’ slayer: Talesha Quinn, 29, rugby league player

St George Illawarra’s Talesha Quinn on why she loves the physicality of rugby league and the importance of being a good role model for younger sportswomen.

golf 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 September 8, 2018

Skipping a beat: Luke Boon, 27, rope skipper

Luke Boon on the endurance, artistry and gymnastic ability needed to become a world champion rope skipper.

sport September 1, 2018

Pole position: Miss Filly, 31, pole dancer

Philippa Rasidi on pole dancing’s erotic origins and how it became a sport that’s now influenced by gymnastics, parkour and Latin dance.