Kicking goals: the changing landscape for women in sports media

We’ve seen welcome changes in sports media recently. Gemma Bastiani and Kirby Fenwick spoke to some of the women in sports media leading those changes. Marissa Lordanic describes her pathway into sports media as a story of “stubborn persistence”.  “There’s definitely been times where I’ve thought to myself ‘what am I doing? I’m writing for …

Five lessons: working on Australia’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games coverage

Sports journalist Marnie Vinall jumped in feet first when working on Australia’s official Tokyo 2020 broadcast, and shares some things she learned in the process. When I got the call from Nick Barrow, Executive Producer of Sport at Channel Seven, asking if I wanted to join the Olympic coverage team for the Tokyo 2020 Games, …