Nina Kennedy is positively bursting with personality. But it’s the maturity beyond her 20 years that makes Nina an unrelenting athlete who is vaulting her way to international superstardom. At just 17 she claimed the Junior World Record for pole vault and competed in her first ever World Championships… But if you think she’s done, then you’re dead wrong.
Brianna Beahan is clipping at the heels of greatness. The West Aussie hurdler finished her 2016 season devastatingly close to the Rio Olympics, just 0.03 seconds shy of the qualifying time. In our first ever New Hero profile, Brianna tells Sport Story what 2016 taught her, what motivates her, and what goals she has firmly in her sights for 2017.