Jess Gallagher Summer & Winter Paralympic Medallist

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Jul
19

True Vision now available to watch!

True Vision now available to watch!   We're very excited to announce that True Vision is now available internationally via Vimeo On Demand! Available with audio descriptions and captions, for rent and to purchase, you can find out more below: We hope that you enjoy and please feel free to share the link with anyone that may benefit from seeing...

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Jul
14

Vision Australia's Seeing Eye Dog Puppy Games

The Puppy Games! Here's some news that will certainly put a smile on your face. There is nothing quite like the joy a cute puppy can bring let alone 4 of them. Head-to-head, tail-to-tail let me introduce to you the inaugral Puppy Games!  What are the Puppy Games you ask? Well here's the scoop from Vision Australia. "Have you ever wondered what it takes to cut it as a...

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Jun
10

13THINGS a game changer for me

13THINGS making life easy! One of the biggest challenges for someone with low vision is independence and mobility. Throughout lockdown I’ve realised that a lot of the services I use to enable my independence have become more difficult as elements like travel are minimised and restricted. Something as simple as picking up a piece of equipment is easily completed for those with access to a ...

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May
8

Super Sporty Girls

Super Sporty Girls Be Inspired and Celebrate Australia’s Amazing Sportswomen Published by Penguin Books Australia   What a surprise to receive this delightful book in the mail. A children's book celebrating 18 Aussie teams and sportswoman to inspire the next generation to get active! I would have loved to have read this as a young girl as I was & certainly still...

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Feb
27

The Australian Sports Museum re-launch

#NoOrdinaryMuseum The Australian Sports Museum at the MCG in Melbourne is a must for any sport lover & they have recently completed a state-of-the-art refurbishment. It is the home of Australia's largest collection of sporting memorabilia! From touch screens and avatars, to climbable walls and sporting challenges, there’s so much to experience including a number of special faces...

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Feb
12

Premier's Active April 2020

#ActiveApril ready to take off for 2020! I'm delighted to be supporting Active April again this year. it's my 4th year as an ambassador & I'm as passionate as ever about encouraging Victorians to get moving!  This year, in honour of the Paralympic & Olympic Games the theme is to 'discover your gold' & by that we mean set yourself a goal this Active...

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Sep
9

The next chapter

The next chapter Today I find myself in a very reflective mood as I announce to everybody my move from Cycling to Rowing. Being a vision impaired athlete reliant on support from tandem pilots & ski guides I’ve developed some incredible partnerships over the past 12 years. Regrettably now as the train to Tokyo continues the cycling system has been unable to sustain a tandem...

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Sep
2

Jess joins Jockey Australia for SS19

JOCKEY "BEHIND GREATNESS" CAMPAIGN   Is there anything more annoying than un-comfy undies? I don't think so!  This is why I’m very excited to be working with Jockey Australia SS19 BEHIND GREATNESS campaign. Jockey are also getting behind our Australian athletes, announcing that they are the official underwear and socks supplier of the 2020 Paralympic and...

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Apr
17

Paralympian Jessica Gallagher is helping others as an Osteopath

  A big thanks to The Daily Edition for having me on to help celebrate Osteopathy Awareness Week. If you missed the interview you can watch it right here! Enjoy! :) Originally published via The Daily Edition here >>> https://7news.com.au/the-daily-edition/paralympian-jessica-gallagher-is-helping-others-as-an-osteopath-c-65568

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Apr
1

Premiers Active April

I'm delighted to again be involved with Premier's Active April as an ambassador!   It's a fantastic initiative and part of the Victorian Government’s commitment to promote healthy, active lifestyles and get Victorians to join in the fun of increased physical activity. We are asking all Victorian's to commit to 30 minutes of movement each day of April, you can...

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