Profiles

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My Toughest Ride Yet…And It’s Not About The Bike

Professional cyclist Lizzie Williams went from Olympic hopeful in Europe to unable to leave the house in Melbourne in the toughest year of her life. Here she tells Sportette about her battle and fight for the sport she loves.

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Kim Brennan Raw and Real

Hard work doesn’t scare Olympic Gold Medallist Kim Brennan, this is the girl who trained the morning of her wedding & in this spine tingling clip you soon begin to realise why she truly is an exceptional athlete.

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“Play for the Little Girl” – Why the Women’s AFL League is a Big Deal

It’s the moment all footy players dream of, to one day play in the AFL. Little girls have always joined in on that dream and now it’s finally a reality. This new league will redefine the hopes and dreams of all little girls.

Carlee Beattie in full flight in the long jump at the London Games.

11 Women to Watch at the Rio Paralympics

These women will inspire, captivate and have you jumping off the couch cheering them on while shouting at the TV. And they’re just a handful of the amazing athletes competing in the green and gold in Rio.

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From Matilda to Marquee Player – the Code Switch of AFL Star Brianna Davey

Brianna Davey was forced to quit AFL at a young age but she become an elite athlete in another football code.
Now she’s back and has gone from Matilda to Marquee player for the inaugural Women’s AFL League.

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Meet Modern Pentathlete Chloe Esposito

Chloe Esposito is about to embark on her second Olympics in modern pentathlon, a sport she has a strong family history in.

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Golden Girls! How Women’s Rugby has Changed & the Media has Changed Too

Sevens Olympic Gold Medallist Nicole Beck and journalist Sam Squiers reflect on what’s changed in Women’s Rugby since they first met for a story 8 years ago

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“Our Cate” Campbell – I’m Not A Nice Person!

Cate Campbell talks to Sportette about sexism, swimming & the family turmoil that rocked her last Olympics – oh and don’t think she’s a ‘nice’ girl.

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Behind the Scenes of La Course with OricaAIS

Sportette is inside the OricaAIS camp for the Women’s Tour de France for a behind the scenes perspective on the race

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