Alysha Burnett

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Languages Spoken:

WiFi! and somewhere to lie down

Are you a citizen of a country other than Australia? If yes, please provide details?


Education Details:

Bachelor of Sport & Exercise Science, ACU, Strathfield, Sydney

Club details:

Cherrybrook Seniors Athletics Club, Cherrybrook, NSW Australia

Why did you begin your sport?

Started as Little Athletics near my local oval, wanted to get involved and have stuck with it ever since

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What is your most memorable sporting achievement?

Second place at the World University Games in Taipei

Who is your hero / idol, and why? Have you ever met them?

My coach, Zsu Zsa Oglyay-Zsabo, she herself is a great athlete who overcame a lot of adversity. She's a strong person who inspires me

Who has been the most influential person or people in your career and why?

My first junior coach, and then my current coach Zsu Zsa Oglyay-Zsabo

Do you have any hobbies away from your sport?

I like gardening, guinea pigs and my dogs Lucy & Nina - taking them to the dog beach. I'm also into crime dramas like CSI & Criminal Minds

What is your sporting ambition?

Medal at the Comm Games, qualifying for World Champs and attending the Olympics