#1808 Let’s Get Physical
We’re not going to the Commonwealth Games or running marathons, and we’re certainly not getting an A in PE class. But we are getting active: using our bodies to connect with ourselves and each other.
‘Meet me at the pool’ by Allison Chan
We revisit our memories of learning how to swim and dive into pools across Australia, the United States and Hong Kong.
Music: ‘Swimming’ by Breathe Owl Breathe, EMI Production Music
Sound Design: Tegan Nicholls
‘Bats and balls’ by Tegan Nicholls
The Flying Bats is the largest lesbian soccer club in the world. They’re also a founding member of the first female soccer association in Sydney.
Follow them through the month of Mardi Gras, learn what it means to be a Bat and find out how the club grew to its size over 30 years.
Music: ‘Get Back’ by The Beatles, ‘Violet’ by Podington Bear, ‘Well and Good’ by Podington Bear, ‘You Make Me Feel Mighty Real’ by Sylvester, ‘Inchworm’ by Battles
Ella Stathis opened this episode and confronted her memories of PE lessons with Allison Chan.
All The Best credits:
Executive Producer: Allison Chan
Victorian State Coordinator: Bec Fary
Host: Samantha Groth
Episode Compiler: Tegan Nicholls
SYN production manager: Jordan Fennell
Community Coordinator: Chloe Gillespie
Image supplied by Kerry Fluhr
Music: ‘Pumped Up Kicks’ by Foster the People