ONES TO WATCH: GOLD COAST 2018

We work with over 300 individual athletes, helping them to fundraise to achieve their sporting dreams and a number of our athletes have reached one of the highest levels – representing their country at the Commonwealth Games.

Beki Smith

Athletics

Beki represented Australia at the London Olympics in 2012 and will now compete in the 20km walk in Gold Coast Comm games

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Jessica Trengove

Marathon

Jess represented Australia at the Rio and London Olympics, she’ll compete in the marathon at the Comm Games

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Barak Mizrachi

Table Tennis

Represented Australia in Rio Paralympics and now heading to the Gold Coast Comm Games

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Anabelle Smith

Diving

Anabelle competed in the 3 m springboard synchronised event at the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics, and won a bronze medal in 2016. She’ll compete in individual and synchronised 3m dive with Maddi Keeney.

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Madeline Hills

Long Distance

Madeline finished 7th and 10th in Rio and now will compete in the 5000m

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Rhydian Cowley

Walk Race

Rhydian made his Olympic debut in Rio and is looking to smash a PB in the 20km walk at the Comm Games

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Marty Jackson

Shot Put

Australian Paralympic Shot Put and Discus Thrower after a freak accident while playing gridiron for the Geelong Buccaneers saw him dislocate his left leg and left him paralysed below the knee.

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Stephanie Davies

Weightlifting

Steph quit her job in order to train as much as possible and get to the representative level. Her hard work has paid off and she will compete in the weightlifting.

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Victoria Mitchell

Long Distance

Dual Olympian and aiming to make it a triple in Tokyo 2020, Victoria has many stepping stones along the way. Each year there is a major championship to prepare for, last year was the World Championships in London and this year is the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in April 2018.

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Matt Levy

Swimming

Matthew born premature at 25 weeks with Cerebral Palsy and is legally blind as well as having approximately 40-50 operations ranging from Heart, Lungs, brain and ear. He will compete in the s7 50m Freestyle and the sm8 200m individual medley.

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Connor Evans

Wrestling

Connor has competed in Olympic freestyle wrestling and has over 12 years of international experience and will be a Commonwealth Games Australia ambassador for wrestling in the lead up to the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

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Jayden Lawrence

Wrestling

Jayden qualified and made it to the finals of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow at the age of 19yrs he has been out on back to back injury for almost two years and now is training hard to qualify for both the 2018 Commonwealth Games & 2020 Olympic Games.

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