PODCAST GOLD COAST GOLD EP 17 – KELSEY COTTRELL

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Delving into all things Commonwealth Games between now and the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

We recap the week that was, chat to a Games star of the past, present or future and take a look at the week ahead for our Commonwealth Games aspirants.

EPISODE 17: KELSEY COTTRELL

Kelsey Cottrell is a leading Australian lawn bowler vying for a position on the GC2018 team with a story not prevalent within elite sport.
Cottrell played almost 50 games for the country, whilst pregnant with her first child – putting herself in position for Games selection.

“I actually didn’t stop competing until eight and half months, I even played tennis two days before she was born,” she said.

Cottrell chats about juggling bowls and her new role as ‘Mum’, the excitement around a home Games and how she is helping change the countries perspective on bowls.

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Kelsey and partner Andrew with their first born child, Sienna. Source: Facebook

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