Caitlin Thwaites may have represented Australia in volleyball before making her netball debut, although this dual-gold medalist has now cemented herself as one of our best sharp-shooters.
Five minutes with Caitlin Thwaites
Do you have any pets? No, but I really want a dog.
Favourite TV show? I’m hooked on Game of Thrones and Suits
Do you have any lucky charms or superstitions? Strap left ankle first and then right, and I always have a card with a little mantra on it with me
What is your favourite pizza topping? Thin base prosciutto and rocket
What is your favourite pre-game meal? Banana and honey on toast
What do you like to do outside of netball? Go see live music, explore hiking trails and nature and find new cafes to go out for coffee
What is your guilty pleasure? Getting a facial and chocolate
Most played song on your playlist? Clip my Wings- Montaigne
Green juices or cake? Prefer cake but actually have more green juice
Who would play you in a movie? I don’t know! What do you think?
Advice for young netballers? Everyone’s pathway is different, so try not to compare yourself to others. Create your own pathway.
Finish this sentence
The item I can’t go on tour without is… my pillow
Books next to my bed…Body Lengths- Leisel Jones
With my last ten dollars I’d...buy a coffee for me and a friend
My biggest inspiration is…inspiration is all around us and I draw on it from everywhere!
My favourite coloured ASICS are...my bright yellow DS Trainers because they match our uniform