Get to know your Diamonds: Caitlyn Nevins

Caitlyn Nevins travels to South Africa and England as one of our two uncapped team members for the Netball Quad Series. Nevins is a three-time trans-Tasman Premiership player, and most recently represented Australia at the Fast5 Netball World Series.

DOB: 1/6/87
Height: 170cm
Positions: WA, C

Favourite TV show?
My favourite TV show at the moment is The 100.

Do you have any lucky charms or superstitions?
My lucky charm would be my sweat band. I always wear a sweat band on my left wrist for training and games.

What is your favourite pizza topping?
BBQ chicken

What is your favourite pre-game meal?
Yoghurt, muesli and fruit. And of course coffee!

What do you like to do outside of netball?
I am a qualified podiatrist and work part time around my training schedule.

What do you like to do outside of netball?
Away from work and the netball court I love going to the beach. There is something really relaxing about having sand between your toes!

What is your guilty pleasure?
Chocolate!

Most played song on your playlist?
Horses by Daryl Braithwaite

What three items would you take on a deserted island?
Water, hat and frisbee

Best concert you’ve been to?
Coldplay

If you could have a super power on the court, what would you choose?
I would love to have super speed to help me get free of those pesky defenders

Finish this sentence
The book next to my bed is… Girl on a Train by Paula Hawkins
With my last ten dollars I’d… buy some chocolate
My biggest inspiration is… my family
My favourite coloured ASICS are… blue
My advice to young netballers would be… to never give up on your dreams. Hard work and perseverance pays off!