Paraswimmer Ashleigh McConnell out racing the competition but she can't outswim our quick shots
By
Ann Odong

Source:
Zela
13 Jul 2016 - 7:30 PM  UPDATED 13 Jul 2016 - 7:30 PM

What’s your warm up song?

My warm up song changes everytime I race depending on what I'm feeling at the time my warm up song for paralympic trials was "Power" by Kanye West

What are you watching on TV / streaming right now?

Right now I'm so hooked on the Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Vegemite: do you keep in the fridge or pantry?

I always thought it was one of those refrigerate after opening things but after looking at it it doesn't say that and now even i'm questioning why i keep it in the fridge

Favourite other sport?

I kind of suck at any on land sport so i think that synchronized swimming would be fun.

To play me in a movie of my life I’d want …

Kim Kardashian

What do you hope to see from Zela?

I love that zela is all about promoting women in sport and that your even including para athletes.

Who was your role model growing up?

My cousin Amanda Drennan who was also a paralympic swimmer.

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Where do you see yourself in 10 years’ time?

Happily retired from swimming and living with my 20 cats.

Are you a cat person or a dog person?

I'm definitely a cat person, i have two cats Milly and Daisy.


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