Schools and Sports Stars: A Winning Match
PickStar has been inundated by schools booking elite athletes for guest speaking, presentation nights, leadership sessions, skills clinics and more.
Recently, Paralympic star Katrina Webb inspired students at Sacred Heart Middle School in South Australia.
North Melbourne captain Jack Ziebell and AFLW footballer Melissa Kuys shared their stories at Westbourne Grammar School in Victoria.
AFL Brownlow Medallist Adam Cooney and Melbourne City goalkeeper Eugene Galekovic presented awards at the School Sports Presentation Night at Salesian College in Victoria.
Australian Diamonds and West Coast Fever captain Nat Medhurst took part in a leadership day at Nagle Catholic College in Western Australia.
Athletes are particularly influential with youth around topics of leadership, resilience, high performance, health and life balance, wrote Kookaburras captain and Olympic gold medallist Mark Knowles.
Why do schools love PickStar?
"Their communication was efficient and highly professional at all times, and they are to be commended on securing us a high profile athlete within 48 hours. The presentation was carefully tailored to the needs of our students and was a perfect launch pad for future lessons regarding goal setting and motivation." - Shannon, Sacred Heart College
Elite athletes have worked with hundreds of Australian schools and reached thousands of students through PickStar.
- PickStar is Australia's largest marketplace of sports stars, choose from 700+ athletes past and present, that fit the theme and need of your event.
- PickStar works with ALL budgets, large and small, which means that all schools have the opportunity to connect with a top athlete.
- PickStar send athletes to ALL parts of Australia, including rural and remote regions.
- It's FREE (with no obligations) to enquire and see which athletes are available for your event.
Get started here or call PickStar on 1300 657 601.