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

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 added Continue reading

BOOK REVIEW: Letters to a Young Gymnast by Nadia Comaneci

“Letters to a Young Gymnast – The Art of Mentoring” by Nadia Comaneci is an autobiography written in the style of letters to young gymnast. Nadia narrates the inspiring story Continue reading

BOOK REVIEW: Body Lengths by Leisel Jones, with Felicity McLean

This autobiography by Leisel Jones was a fantastic read! It was so interesting to learn about Leisel’s story. She begins with her development as a young swimmer from an Australian Continue reading

Book Review: Swim Bike Run by the Brownlee Brothers

BOOK REVIEW: Swim Bike Run – Our Triathlon Story by Alistair & Jonathan Brownlee

“Swim Bike Run – Our Triathlon Story” – Book review by Active + Nourished I really enjoyed reading “Swim Bike Run”, this autobiographical piece written by the Brownlee brothers. They provide Continue reading

Book Review: Grace, Gold & Glory

BOOK REVIEW: Grace, Gold & Glory – My Leap of Faith by Gabrielle Douglas

We have just returned from the Gymnastics Australia 2015 National Clubs Carnival where my youngest daughter was competing. Congratulations to all the amazing gymnasts! It’s been a big gym week Continue reading