Welcome to Fast Q – Monday Media’s weekly Q&A collection devoted to discovering out extra in regards to the personalities that matter most within the media panorama.
Each week, The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age asks key figures throughout company media, enterprise, sport, federal politics, radio, tv and tradition to reply questions on their lives, careers, hobbies and information habits.
This week’s dialog is with Australian Opals ahead Rebecca Allen who’s enjoying within the FIBA Ladies’s World Cup in Sydney.
How did you get your large break?
My first Opals tour to America the place we performed in opposition to just a few of the WNBA groups. From this, I landed my first WNBA contract with New York Liberty, and I’ve been there for seven years since.
What are each day information media habits?
I combine it up a bit between Twitter, Apple Information and mainstream TV.
Which dwelling particular person do you most admire?
Roger Federer. He’s the definition of a task mannequin. The way in which he conducts himself publicly in his sport and off the courtroom is admirable.
Your responsible streaming pleasure?
I do love some trashy actuality TV, I hate to confess it, however I do!
Which phrase do you overuse?
Take each alternative because it comes, you by no means know what’s going to come from it.
What was your first job?
I coached at Canterbury Cougars for an under-12s basketball staff. I loved this quite a bit.