Further Personal Information
||Perth, WA, AUS
||Sports Science - University of Western Australia: Australia
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She began the sport at age six in Harare, Zimbabwe.
|Why this sport?
||Her best friend did rhythmic gymnastics.
|Club / Team
||RG High Performance Centre: Perth, WA, AUS
|Name of coach
|Coach from which country?
|Coach from what year?
||Cooking. (gymnastics.org.au, 07 May 2012)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Being selected to represent Australia at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (gymnastics.org.au, 07 May 2012)
|Most influential person in career
||Her mother. (gymnastics.org.au, 07 May 2012)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"If you think you can, you can." (gymnastics.org.au, 07 May 2012)
|Awards and honours
||She received the UWA [University of Western Australia] Graduates Association Award in 2010. (uwa.edu.au, 25 Mar 2010)
||FROM ZIMBABWE TO AUSTRALIA
Born in Zimbabwe, she moved to Australia with her family in 2002. Her coach, Krasimira Yurukova, also moved to Australia from Zimbabwe. (hansonmediagroup.com.au, 22 Jul 2010; fig-gymnastics.com, 18 Sep 2011)
Hoop: 'The Stoning of Soraya M' written by John Debney / performed by Sussan Deyhim
Ball: 'Welcome to Burlesque' written by Harlie Midnight and John Patrick Shanley / performed by Cher
Clubs: 'Decollage' written by Gustavo Santaolalla, Juan Campodónico and Luciano Supervielle / performed by The Bajofondo Tango Club
Ribbon: '160 BPM' written and performed by Hans Zimmer
(FIG, 15 Jul 2012)