Stephanie Rice, Leisel Jones, Alicia Coutts, Lauren Jackson and Sally Fitzgibbon were among the Australian sporting icons who took to the red carpet this week for Women Health Magazine’s ‘I Support Women in Sport Awards’. The annual event promotes positive female role models and highlight achievements in women’s sport. These are some AWESOME women.
Here’s who was there:
Gold medal Paralympic swimmer Jacqueline Freney was awarded the Prime Minister’s Women in Sport Award, while Cyclist Anna Meares took out Women’s Health Magazine Sports Woman of the Year.
Remember Sally Pearson’s 100m hurdles gold medal at the London Olympics? That win was was voted Moment of the Year, while basketball’s Lauren Jackson took out the trophy for Leadership Legend.
Congratulations to all the winners.