Ariane Virgona

About Ariane Virgona

PhD psychology candidate who loves to watch, play and umpire netball, as well as listen to and share stories.

NS EXCLUSIVE: Mahalia Cassidy – Tough times never last

Mahalia Cassidy has battled through two knee reconstructions to reach her 50th national league game, a milestone she reached alongside teammate Cara Koenen in Round 10. She spoke to Ariane Virgona, reflecting on her move to the Sunshine Coast Lightning, that challenges of the 2021 season, and what drives her off and on court.

NS EXCLUSIVE: PURE AS AND AUTHENTIC – Maia Wilson leaves no stone unturned. Part 2

In part 2 of this two part series, Maia Wilson discusses her confronting obsession with body image issues and her 'self-diagnosed' eating disorder, the role of women and culture in sport, and the conversations Maia is having on cultural diversity. Please be aware that some of the content may be triggering.

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NS EXCLUSIVE: PURE AS AND AUTHENTIC– Maia Wilson leaves no stone unturned. Part 1

In the first of this exceptional two part series, Maia Wilson discusses her early netball career, some of the challenges she's faced on and off court, selection decisions, and why she has a colour-coordinated planner in her bedroom.

By |2021-05-06T01:00:06+10:00May 6th, 2021|Categories: ANZP, Exclusive Interview, NZ|Tags: , , , |0 Comments