Sport for Women

Ashlee Ankudinoff

Type: Player/Athlete
Sports: Cycling
Location: Australia

Ashlee Ankudinoff was born in Sydney and she began competitive road cycling at the age of fifteen.

in 2008, Ashlee was a member of the gold medal winning team pursuit squad, and also took the victory in the individual pursuit at the UCI Junior Track World Championships.

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Q & A

Greatest sporting achievement: World Champion, 2010 World Championships, Team Pursuit.

Who is your sporting heroine? I don’t have one sporting heroine in particular. But i do admire those women in sport who are very successful in what they do and that do a lot to promote women in sport.

How many hours per week to you train/exercise? I train around 30 hours a week.

What kind of diet or nutrition plan are you on? A healthy one, with the occasional treat.

What do you love about your sport? I love the adrenalin rush feeling when racing on the track, and it’s a real social sport. Love my saturday morning bunch rides with a coffee shop stop.

If you could change something about your sport, what would it be? For women to be paid the same as men and more coverage of women’s racing.

What motivates you? I love getting really fit and putting on that green and gold jersey.

Three words that describe you: Competitive, Determined, Caring

If I wanted to play your sport, what advice would you give me? Beware its addictive and make sure you have fun!

Ashlee Ankudinoff Supports Sport for Women Day

"I support Sport for Women Day because I think it’s great to get more women involved with sport. Days like these also increase women’s participation in sport and encourage women to keep healthy and active."

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