Sharni Williams

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Languages Spoken:

Being accessible, Transport is key, being able to tell us what is safe. The offsite space (similar to the Olympics Edge). Having things to do, post competition.

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


Education Details:

Dip of Business Cert 3 Motor Vehicle Mechanics

Club details:

Canberra Royals

Why did you begin your sport?

I was a hockey player and i needed something different. I played hockey from 8 - 20. I always wanted to play rugby league with the boys but i was never allowed.

Do you have any pre-competition routines or rituals?

I Hit the coat of arms on my chest twice before I run out. I also have to have my socks at the same heights.

What is your most memorable sporting achievement?

Rio 2016 Gold Medal.

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

Caroline Buchanan, The way she holds herself off the BMX track. Giving back to the community. She has a work life balance and thats something that I aspire to do. My Dad. He was the one that always told me I could do it. I'm living his dream, Mechanic, Playing Rugby.

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

Tim Walsh, Coach. I've always had the playing ability but hes able to make the most of those skills and abilities.

Do you have any hobbies away from your sport?

Work, fixing my motor bike, surfing and camping.

What is your sporting ambition?

To leave rugby in a better place.