Further Personal Information
||Melbourne, VIC, AUS
||Sports Management - Texas A-M University: United States
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She was originally a gymnast and took up diving in 2003 at age 14.
|Why this sport?
||"I love the feeling when you do a perfect dive. It's very satisfying and makes all the sacrifice well worth it."
|Club / Team
||Gannets Diving Club: Australia
|Name of coach
||Matthew Adamson, Jay Lerew
||She trains up to 30 hours per week.
||Jae (VIS, 18 Aug 2010)
||Relaxing with friends, dancing. (VIS, 18 Aug 2010)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Competing at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (diving.asn.au, 10 Jul 2013)
|Hero / Idol
||US diver Greg Louganis. (olympics.com.au, 27 Jul 2012)
|Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
||She always wears odd socks. (aggieathletics.com, 31 Dec 2009)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Practice doesn't make perfect, it's perfect practice that makes perfect." (aggieathletics.com, 31 Dec 2009)
|Awards and honours
||She was named the 2012 Most Valuable Diver for the Texas A-M women's swimming and diving team. (aggieathletics.com, 30 Apr 2012)
She was named the 2010 Big 12 Diver of the Year while competing for Texas A-M in the United States. (Australian Commonwealth Games Team Handbook, 2010)
||To compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (diving.asn.au, 10 Jul 2013)
She took several months off diving after the 2012 Olympic Games in London due to being diagnosed with mild depression. "There are no words to describe how flat you feel. I definitely went into a depressive state. You have this dream, you achieve your dream, and then you ask 'what's next?'" (diving.asn.au, 10 Jul 2013)
She has a tattoo of a butterfly on her hip. (olympics.com.au, 29 May 2012)