Name: Lily Brazel
Pursuit: Kick-start Grant - Hockey
Lily’s ultimate dream is to play for the Hockeyroos and win an Olympic gold medal representing Australia. At fifteen years of age she is fiercely determined and has a defined plan on how she will achieve her dream. Lily has been a member of the NSW Institute of Sport Emerging Talent Squad for talented athletes identifies as potential Australian representatives. Lily will compete in the All Australian Combined High Schools team to tour Europe in 2011 and recently was named in the U18 NSW team and the U20 Australian Junior team. Players are expected to independently fund tour costs so the Aim and the Stars grant will assist Lily represent her country at this elite level.
When did you start?
Career highlight or biggest achievement?
Selection in U’20 National Junior Team - 2011
What is your dream?
To play hockey at the Olympic Games and be a great journalist
Who or what have inspired you?
Who's your hero?
My older brother
Any other special talents?
Public speaking and writing
How to lose a guy in 10 days and Chak de India
Favourite TV Show?
Strawberry Jam on Toast
How the grant will help you/how will you use the money?
The grant will help fund my U’16 Australian All Schools Tour to Europe in March 2011
Last words: Quote or Motto you live by?
The price of success must be paid in advance