Jordan Wood

Jordan Wood

Previous Achievements: 2nd u 23 world champs k1 1000 2nd b-final open worlds k2 500 Future Goals: To make the 2016 Olympics win u23 worlds Favourite naughty food : Brownies How do you relax? :having a coffee Favourite hobby: Building my motorbikes and going down to the surf club What does your usual training week…

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Jess Walker

Jess Walker

How did you become involved in your sport? I was always a water baby growing up but was never any good at sprinting so thought I’d try to just keep swimming. What has been your favourite place to race? Mexico, it was so beautiful and warm What do you love the most about your sport?…

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Eliza Smith

Eliza Smith

How did you become involved in your sport? As I was growing up, dad was a surfer and wanted to take me surfing early mornings with him and not worry about me drowning. Instead he ended up taking me swimming at 5am for the next 8 years. What do you love the most about your…

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Mark Bint

Mark Bint

How did you become involved in your sport? I joined nippers as a lanky 7 year old thanks to my older buddy from school, and I have never looked back! What has been your favourite place to race? My favourite place would have to be Catherine Hill Bay! I grew up in Newcastle, and I…

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Harriet Brown

Harriet Brown

How did you become involved in your sport? When I was younger I was a pool swimmer. My elder sister, Alexandra, joined nippers at Ocean Grove. I couldn’t stand watching and just wanted to be a part of it, so I joined too. I have loved it ever since but found it challenging to train…

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Safe & Healthy People Ambassadors - Alyce

Alyce Burnett

How did you become involved in your sport? I started Surf Life Saving as a 7 year old, with my parents just wanting me to become surf aware. After struggling through the early years, I developed a strong passion for it when I was about 12, wanting to become an Ironwoman. I then took up…

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