BOOK REVIEW: Courage to Soar by Simone Biles

BOOK REVIEW: Courage to Soar by Simone Biles

So exciting to have the World Cup Gymnastics come to Melbourne this week! Even though Simone Biles won’t be competing, I thought it would be a great time to review Continue reading

BOOK REVIEW: The Athletic Brain by Amit Katwala

BOOK REVIEW: The Athletic Brain by Amit Katwala

Only recently published a few months ago, “The Athletic Brain – How Neuroscience is Revolutionising Sport and Can Help You Perform Better,” by Amit Katwala, is almost the natural progression Continue reading

"the Sports Gene - talent, practice and the truth about success" by David Epstein

BOOK REVIEW: the Sports Gene by David Epstein

This is an incredibly interesting book that looks at a long time common question of “Nature v Nurture”.  “The Sports Gene – talent, practice and the truth about success” by Continue reading

Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger?

Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger?

It’s been such an amazing week so far of unbelievable athletic performances at the Rio Olympic Games! Elite athletes across the world come together and compete every four years to Continue reading

What better way to get to know 3 of the best Olympians?

What better way to get to know 4 of the best Olympians?

Autobiographies tell all! With two and a half weeks of action packed sport at the 2016 Rio Olympics, there’s still time to read up on your favourite Olympians! And what Continue reading

BOOK REVIEW: Believe by Sally Pearson

BOOK REVIEW: Believe by Sally Pearson

Sally Pearson pulls out of the Rio Olympics! It was such a shock to hear of Sally Pearson’s withdrawal from the Rio 2016 Olympics today. She has officially pulled out Continue reading

BOOK REVIEW: Faster than Lightning My Story by Usain Bolt

BOOK REVIEW: Faster than Lightning – My Story by Usain Bolt

“Faster than Lightning – My Story” by Usain Bolt is an interesting autobiography of the fastest man on Earth! The book details Usain’s life from a young boy, his development Continue reading

Book Review: The Will to Fly by Mum2Athletes

Review : The Will to Fly book by Lydia Lassila

The Will to Fly book is an inspiring autobiography by Lydia Lassila, Mother and four-time Olympian. Following on from the recent release of the must-see feature film documentary, the book offers Continue reading