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Sport Gymnastics - Artistic
CGA Australia   
Gender Female
Born 08 Oct 1994 in Melbourne, AUS
Weight 52 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Brighton, VIC, AUS
Occupation Student
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? Started at age 7 at the Brighton Recreational Centre.
Why this sport? Because it was fun and her friends were doing it.
Club / Team MLC Gymnastics Club: Kew, VIC, AUS
Name of coach Michelle De Highden
Coach from which country? Australia
Training Regime She trains 33 hours a week on top of school attendance.
International Debut
Year 2010
Competing for Australia
Tournament World Cup
Location Paris
General Interest
Hobbies Cooking, Travelling, Swimming. (Victorian Institute of Sport, 21 Sep 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Coming 2nd overall at the 2009 National Championships. (mlcgymnastics.com, 24 Apr 2010)
Most influential person in career Lynn Denblyden and Steph Moorhouse. (gymnastics.org.au, 21 Sep 2010)
Hero / Idol Lauren Mitchell (mlcgymnastics.com, 24 Apr 2010) and Lance Armstrong (Victorian Institute of Sport, 21 Sep 2010).
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs "Before a comp I always use the same hairspray." (gymnastics.org.au, 21 Sep 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto "It's a rough road, and that leads to the height of greatness".(Victorian Institute of Sport, 21 Sep 2010)
Famous relatives Her father Michael was a state-level runner and swimmer and her sister Brooke used to be an elite diver. (mlcgymnastics.com, 24 Apr 2010)
Ambitions To compete at the 2012 London Olympics. (heraldsun.com.au, 21 Apr 2010)