“There’s nothing better than a crowd cheering for you”: Natasha Van Eldik on the real lawn bowls

Felicity Smith spoke with Commonwealth Games gold medallist, Natasha Van Eldik about challenging misconceptions of lawn bowls and why it should be an Olympic sport. The 2021 Trans-Tasman Test Series was cancelled, citing COVID-19 implications. The event was going to take place November 16th-19th on the Gold Coast between the BCiB Australian Jackaroos and the …

Lauren Parker: “I can be better, fitter, stronger and faster for 2021”

While the postponement of the Tokyo Paralympics was disappointing for paratriathlete Lauren Parker, her focus is on being fitter, faster and stronger for 2021. Refocus and adapt. That’s how Australian paratriathlete Lauren Parker has dealt with the postponement of the Tokyo Games, which would have been her first Paralympics. “Initially when I heard the games …