Sports and Fitness

Episode 81 – Rona Octavia – Searching for adventure

Her Story Radio - Rona Octavia - Searching for Adventure

Our first episode under the new brand Her Story Radio is with the incredible Rona Octavia. A woman who lost herself in a relationship only to rediscover herself through adventure and achieve a life-long dream to swim the English Channel, the stretch of water between England and France, approximately 21 miles (32 kilometers) if you get…

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Episode 66 – Jane Curnow – Curing depression from the outside in

“Age is no barrier to your dreams” Jane Curnow suffered from depression, a lifetime of eating disorders, was addicted to drugs and alcohol, and she’d attempted to end her life…twice. One of the things that contributed to her depression was the pressure she felt as a woman to be what society, and her family and friends…

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Episode 52: Kym Skerman – Infusing adventure into life

“Align your life with your values” Kym and I first met many years go…when we were both at very different times in our lives. I reconnected with Kym recently and wanted to share her story about how she infuses adventure into every aspect of her work and life. Kym talks to us today about when…

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Episode 8: Arlene Blencowe – Fighting for life

In seven short years, Arlene Blencowe has gone from single mum to a professional athlete who’s literally kicking ass! She’s ranked #5 welterweight boxer in the world, world champion having won the WIBA and WBF world boxing titles, and #8 Featherweight MMA in the world, being the first Australian woman and second ever Australian to…

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