Crawling along like a prawn cutlet
Ryley Batt - Contributor
Ryley Batt's father would take him to the beach, throw him on the soft sand and make him struggle down to the shore. It might seem cruel, but it was the foundation of Batt's journey to becoming the world's best wheelchair rugby player.
‘Never let others decide your fate’
Sinead Diver - Contributor
Sinead Diver’s route to the Olympics has been its own marathon, including nuns who discouraged girls from playing sport, rejection by Athletics Ireland and a devastating injury before Rio. But, after a stunning run in the London Marathon, the late-comer has qualified for the Aussie team for Tokyo 2020.
The full cycle for us
Kai and Saya Sakakibara - Contributors
Brother and sister BMX riders Kai and Saya Sakakibara grew up in Tokyo after their parents were forced to leave Australia. Since returning, they’ve immersed themselves in local culture. Competing at the Tokyo Olympics would unite their heritage.