Pippa

Being happy, healthy and having fun are super important to Pippa.  This HERA girl makes a good point: “You don’t always need to compete, you can play for fun with your friends.”  It’s okay to want to be competitive in sports, but you should always ensure you’re having a good time too.

What physical activities/sports do you currently do?

Netball, basketball, flippa ball, Girl Guides, touch, hip hop, football, tryathlon, swimming 

What are the best parts about being physically active/doing sports?

You know that you’re getting healthy.  You feel happy that you’re moving around.  You don’t always need to compete, you can play for fun with your friends 

How do we make it fun for girls to be physically active, and try new sports?

Put things in their terms because everyone likes doing something – you just have to find out what it is 

Are there any sports or recreation activities you’d like to try?

Gymnastics, fencing, hockey, baseball and tackle rugby