Trad Climbing needs to stray from its traditional routes

Felicity Smith reflects on moments from rock climbing star Louise Shepherd’s ’80s trad career while looking at the changes climbing needs to make to embrace the community groove. Picture this:  You’re strapped into a harness and dangling from a tightwire.  One side of the wire is attached to a cliff, and the other is connected …

Meet Felicity Smith, our latest Siren X Deakin Intern

Deakin University student Felicity Smith is the successful candidate for our latest intern intake through our Deakin work integrated learning partnership. Through the Deakin University X Siren Sport Work Integrated Learning placement program we give interns the opportunity to develop skills in interviewing, writing and editing, develop web production and CMS management knowledge as well as learning …