Murray Stewart is an Olympic gold winning medalist for the Canoe – Sprint. Stewart secured gold in the 2012 London games for the K4 1000m event.

What role has the NSWIS played in your success?

NSWIS has played a huge role in my success as an athlete, I have worked woth NSWIS coaching staff and support staff on a daily basis for the duration of my career, from my junior days all the way to the Olympics

How do you find your Strength Within?

In find my strength within in the knowledge that I have done everything in my power to thoroughly prepare, and I am racing with the full support of my family and friends.

What has been your proudest moment in your sport?

Winning Olympic Gold at London 2012

What is the worst thing about being an elite athlete?

Time away from loved ones

What is the best thing about being an elite athlete?

Pulling on the green and gold and racing for Australia