Further Personal Information
||Nursing - Curtin University: Perth, WA, AUS
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She began playing hockey in 2001 with Macquarie Hockey Club in New South Wales, Australia.
|Why this sport?
||She had stopped playing netball but wanted to play another winter sport. A friends was playing hockey so she decided to try it.
|Club / Team
||Amsterdam H&BC : Netherlands
|Name of coach
||Alyson Annan [club], AUS; Adam Commens [national], AUS
|Preferred position / style / stance / technique
||Four Nations Tournament
||Hurtzy (hockey.org.au, 15 Jan 2010)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Winning gold at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India. (Athlete, 03 Jul 2011)
|Most influential person in career
||Her father. (Athlete, 03 Jul 2011)
|Hero / Idol
||US tennis player Andre Agassi. (olympics.com.au, 01 Feb 2009)
||She dislocated her left shoulder in a match against South Africa at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India. She was ruled out of the remainder of the tournament and was sidelined for four months. (gryphon-life.com, 11 Mar 2011; theaustralian.com.au, 08 Oct 2010)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"What doesn't kill you makes you stronger." (Athlete, 03 Jul 2011)