Name: Tayla Walsh
Tayla commenced playing waterpolo 4 years ago. During the last 12 months Tayla has represented a number of teams being Breakers U/16 A’s, U/18’s and Ladies 3rd grade & Ladies 2nd grade. Breakers U/20’s at the NSW Championships, NSW U/14’s Waratahs – captain, Sydney North 2007, 2008, NSW CHS U/15’s – toured New Zealand, NSWIS Youth Development Squad. Tayla is hopeful in gaining selection in a number of representative teams in 2009. Tayla’s goal is to represent Australia at the Olympic Games and win a Gold Medal. Her hero is Debbie Watson.
When did you start?
Start of year 7 (school waterpolo)
Career highlight or biggest achievement?
Captain of under 14s NSW Warratahs, Sydney north Blue Award
What is your dream?
Win gold in the Olympics for Waterpolo.
Who or what have inspired you?
Who's your hero?
Any other special talents?
Coldplay, The Presets
Favourite TV Show?
Bondi Rescue/ How I Meet Your Mother
There is too many, but ice cream would lead
How the grant will help you/how will you use the money?
The Grant will help with paying off trips through out the year for waterpolo. Such as national champs held in Queensland and state champs held in wollngong and want have to sell as many chocolates at school.
Last words: Quote or Motto you live by?
Never give up