Nakita Jackson

What role has the NSWIS played in your success?

The resources and people that NSWIS provide allow the best high performance environment, always pushing me to achieve my best.

How do you find your Strength Within?

The love I have for the sport allows me to have the motivation to strive through the tough times.

What has been your proudest moment in your sport?

Getting selected into the NSW under 17s team the first time really made me realise that my hard work was paying off and that I could achieve great things through the sport.

What is the worst thing about being an elite athlete?

Time managing between academic endeavours during year 12 whilst trying to maintain elite training definitely is the hardest part of being an elite athlete.

What is the best thing about being an elite athlete?

The ability to play the sport you love, with the friends you make, every day as well being an environment of elite performance is an exciting thing to be apart of.

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