Se 02 Ep 07 Spring Sia, Brunswick, Part Two

“There is more honesty you get when you train with someone because at that point they are only showing what is true to themselves.” In this episode, the host of the This Is Us Australia podcast, Sharon Southwell, returns to Martial Spirit in Brunswick for the second part of a conversation with Spring Sia. When … Continue reading Se 02 Ep 07 Spring Sia, Brunswick, Part Two

Se 02 Ep 05 Spring Sia, Brunswick

“I’ve been a professional Muay Thai fighter for three years now”. In this episode we meet Spring Sia from Brunswick, who migrated from Malaysia, at her business Martial Spirit, on busy Dawson Street in Brunswick. The interview: To see more of Spring in action, visit the Martial Spirit website and Facebook page. Next episode: You … Continue reading Se 02 Ep 05 Spring Sia, Brunswick

Jenny Kim, North Coburg

"Maybe someone who didn’t know me, like someone I met in the park, would be surprised I have a clinic and own a business. They might be surprised: ‘Wow! How? You’ve been here only ten years!’” An audioclip from this interview with Jenny Kim: So, describe for me a typical day. Okay, so my routine. … Continue reading Jenny Kim, North Coburg

Wally Ibrahim, Campbellfield

"We have this saying. If you ask, ‘Do you know that guy?’ and someone says, ‘Yes’, then ask, ‘Did you try him?’, and if they say ‘No’, then say, ‘You don’t know him’. This is a way of saying you cannot judge people for their look or through their religion or through their background. You … Continue reading Wally Ibrahim, Campbellfield