The sport that won Amie Thompson’s heart

Siren Collaborator Mary Konstantopoulos speaks to artistic swimmer, Amie Thompson, about how the sport won her over and her hopes to bring more fans in. Before I introduce you all to artistic swimmer Amie Thompson, I want to set the record straight on two frequently asked questions. First of all it’s artistic swimming. Not synchronised …

Kim Garth: timing is everything

Official Siren collaborator Mary Konstantopoulos spoke to Irish cricketer Kim Garth about the unfortunate timing of her Cricket Victoria contract and the 2020 Victorian lockdowns. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic most international women’s cricket has come to a standstill. Whilst that’s disappointing given that just over a year ago today many of us were celebrating …

Holli Wheeler: how a ruptured ACL taught her patience

In her second piece as a Siren collaborator, Mary Konstantopoulos spoke with St. George Illawarra’s Holli Wheeler about her return from a torn ACL. Holli Wheeler is just a couple of weeks away from making a full recovery from a ruptured ACL—an injury she sustained whilst competing for the St George Illawarra Dragons at the …