Further Personal Information
||Melbourne, VIC, AUS
||Education - RMIT University: Melbourne, VIC, AUS
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||Began at age 13 in Devonport, Tasmania.
|Why this sport?
||"I was encouraged to begin riding, was hesitant at first but now I love it."
|Club / Team
||Mersey Valley/Devonport CC and TIS: Devonport, TAS, AUS
||She usually trains for four or five days a week. She would typically spend between 20 and 30 hours on a bike each week covering anything from 500km to 800km. She also does gym work, weekly physiotheraphy and massage.
||Track World Juniors
||Bim. (Athlete, 22 May 2003)
||Shopping, snowboarding, golf, studying. (Cycling Australia, 27 Aug 2010)
|Most influential person in career
||Kevin Tabotta - not only as a coach, but a friend also. (Athlete, 22 May 2003)
||She suffered a fractured elbow in competition in 2002. (Athlete, 22 May 2003)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Good things happen to good people." (bicyclingaustralia.com, 26 Aug 2010)
|Awards and honours
||She was named 2002 Australian Female Junior Cyclist of the Year and the 2010 TIS Female Athlete of the Year. (Cycling Australia, 27 Aug 2010)
||To be highly successful in her chosen career of education. She is also aiming to be a member of the Australian Olympic team for the 2012 Olympics in London. (Cycling Australia, 26 Oct 2009, velocitysports.com, 27 Aug 2010)