Sport for Women

Laura Alleway

Type: Player/Athlete
Sports: Go Karting
Location: Australia

Laura Alleway on Twitter

Q & A

Greatest sporting achievement: Going to the 2011 Fifa Women’s World Cup

Greatest achievement off the field: This was a hard one…Probably Reaching Grade 7 in Piano.

Who is your sporting heroine? Steph Gilmore…I love surfing!

How many hours per week to you train/exercise? 10-15hours

What kind of diet or nutrition plan are you on? I don’t have a specific diet but I just try to eat healthy, with the odd indulgence of chocolate and lollies

What do you love about your sport? I love that it’s a sport of all nations and brings people together.

If you could change something about your sport, what would it be? Somehow make it possible for more goals to be scored.

What motivates you? The love of the game.

Do you have a profession outside of your sport? Studying to be a secondary P.E and Mathematics teacher

Three words that describe you: Bubbly, Friendly and Energetic

If I wanted to play your sport, what advice would you give me? Make sure you enjoy it, that’s the whole reason we play.

Photo: Jospeh Mayers

Laura Alleway in the News

Laura Alleway Supports Sport for Women Day

"I think Sport for Women Day is a fantastic initiative and anyone who is trying to boost the status of women’s sport to eliminate discrimination is incredible."