#15: World Champion Netballer & Head of Female Cricket at Cricket Victoria Sharelle McMahon & XT Ventures Co-Founder Andrew Fagan
Sharelle McMahon is one of Australia’s all-time sporting greats, and now Head of Female Cricket at Cricket Victoria. Sharelle is now becoming just the fifth sportswoman to be immortalised in statue form in Victoria. There are 29 sportsmen represented in statues in the state, and three racehorses. On today’s show, we discuss the importance of female representation in sport, and the role modelling impact it has on younger generations of women and girls. Sharelle also shares insights in to the role of sports tech and analytics at Cricket Victoria. Andrew Fagan has spent nearly three decades in the upper echelons of sports management in Australia- from the AIS, to the Brumbies, Rugby Australia and the Adelaide Crows. Andrew has now turned his focus to the future of sports tech, and how it impacts fitness, health and wellbeing. We hear how Andrew's started venture capital firm XT Ventures, looking to fuel the next gen of sports tech success stories.