About the project

Hi, 

My name is Emily Whitehead, I am an elite gymnast whose secured a spot to Tokyo. I have been on the Australian National squad since 2013. I have achieved many things over the years but my two biggest achievements are competing at the Commonwealth Games in 2018 and walking away with 2 Bronze medals and representing Australia at the World Championships. 

Im hoping for some support to help assist with the expenses of all things that involve preparing for an Olympic Games. 

Due to living in Victoria and COVID hitting, I have unfortunately been out of work since March 2020. Finding a job that fits around training and travel has been super difficult making it near impossible to prepare like an ‘Elite Athlete’ as I can barely cover basic living cost. 

Any donation over $2 is tax deductible and would be of huge assistance on my journey to the 2020 Olympic and would be greatly appreciated.

  • Christy Hemphill

    We are so proud to have you represent Victoria's gymnasts on the world stage. The EKGA kids loved meeting you online for a chat!

  • Casey Raphael

    Absolute superstar xx

  • Sandy Tan

    All the best Emily!You can do it!

  • Peggy Hum

    All the best, Emily! It is special that our girls know who you are and have watched you put in so much hard work to achieve this. We will be cheering you on!

  • Ken Harvey

    Best of luck in Tokyo and thanks for visiting Mount Isa and inspiring the children.

  • Richard Harvey

    Wishing you all the best of experiences Em from Richard and the team at North West Gymnastics Mount Isa ❤️ Stay safe 🌟

  • Remi Ibbetson

    Good luck Emily! Enjoy EVERY SINGLE MINUTE of this amazing adventure!!!!!! With love, strength and flight, Remi xox

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