Further Personal Information
||Canberra, ACT, AUS
||Athlete, Physical Therapist
||Exercise Science, Massage Therapy - Australian Institute of Sport: Canberra, ACT, AUS
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||Started in 2005.
|Why this sport?
||"I have always been active throughout my school and university life having played competitive netball, cross country running and a stint at rowing during university. I found running was hurting my knees, therefore I decided to go with cycling which is a lot more egalitarian- it hurts everything!"
|Club / Team
||Canberra CC; ACTAS: Canberra, ACT, AUS
|Name of coach
|Coach from which country?
|Most influential person in career
||"I'm not inspired by any one person in cycling. I do it because I enjoy the racing. There are certainly riders that I look up to especially some of the good time trialists." (cyclingfx.nl, 12 Nov 2008).
||She had to pull out of the 2007 World Championships due to illness. (dailypeloton.com, 24 Sep 2008)
|Awards and honours
||2008 Australian Womens Road Cyclist of the Year (cycling.org.au, 13 Sep 2010).
2008 Australian Female Cyclist of the Year. (Australian Commonwealth Games Team Handbook, 2010)
||To cycle at an Olympic Games. (cyclingfx.nl, 12 Nov 2008)