Janette Eastham Final blog

Well it's great to do this final blog having had a 2-0 win over China. Another tense game which again saw several opportunities going astray and two goals being disallowed  for us under video referal. This game was for the 5 v 6 placing. It is vitally important for the girls to gain as high a place as possible, to pick up world ranking points and to secure funding. Most people ...

Janette Eastham: At the airport!

Finally, we are at the airport waiting to board for our flight to London. It has been a hectic few months, but this last week has been crazy. Last minute hiccups with some Olympic tickets not arriving on time, still trying to swap tickets and arrange tickets for others, trying to pack, work has been flat out  and on top of that our new house is underway. Talked to Casey last...

Janette Eastham, a mother’s perspective from London.

Hi for those of you that do not follow Australian hockey my name is Janette Eastham  (Casey Eastham's Mum). I have been asked by sportstar.com to write a blog as a parent of a prospective Olympian. With the help of my fiance Darryl, I will endeavour to give you an insight into the journey that Casey and ourselves will be undertaking in the lead up to and the duration of the 201...