Get to know your Diamonds: Laura Geitz

2015 World Netball Cup Day 3 Australia v New Zealand Laura Geitz

Laura Geitz has captained the Australian Netball team to a consecutive Commonwealth Games gold medal at Glasgow 2014 and a Netball World Cup medal in Sydney 2015. She inspires her teammates with her determination and persistence on the court. 

DOB: 4/11/1987
Height: 185cm
Positions: GK, GD

Five minutes with Laura Geitz
Do you have any pets?
A 4 year old dog named Charlie (girl)

Favourite TV show? Farmer wants a wife or more recently The Bachelor

Do you have any lucky charms or superstitions? Strap my left ankle before my right

Favourite pizza topping? Meatlovers

Favourite pre-game meal? Salmon or Steak with vegetbales and saladlaura

What do you like to do outside of netball? Spend time with family and friends, relax and go back to the farm!

What is your guilty pleasure? Coffee and cake!

Most played song on your playlist? Flame Trees – Cold Chisel

Green juices or cake? Ummm…is that even a question?

Toughest life lesson? Always learning new lessons good and bad.

Advice for young netballers? Do your best and forget the rest!

Finish this sentence
The item I can’t go on tour without is…my phone

Books next to my bed…Wayne Bennett – Man in the Mirror

With my last ten dollars I’d…give it to someone who needs it more than me

My biggest inspiration is…My Dad!

My favourite coloured ASICS are…any white pair

Follow Laura Geitz on Instagram: @lmgeitz and Twitter @LauraFirebirds. Read her full biography and netball achievements here.