Sponsored Athletes at One Health Clinic.
One Health Clinic is commited to supporting up and coming local athletes.
Our current sponsored athletes are
Kye Anderson - Enduro motor cross
Kye began riding at the age of 11 on a DS80 and gradually progressed to larger bikes as he grew older.
When he was 15 dad brought home a brand new Yz250f and I started doing a few local club days at the Hastings Valley Motorcycle club and was hooked on competing there and then.
At the age of 17 I did a couple of NSW sprints. This began his career in competition Enduro Motor Cross.
In 2008/9 Kye progressed to 'expert class' in the Australian Offroad Championships and the NSW championships, which lead to him jumping into 'elite class' in 2011.
Come the next year 2008 I was working full time and decided to do the whole Australian Offroad Championship and NSW championships in clubman.
Battling injury in 2012 and riding with a broken wrist, Kye still managed 5th pro E3 in the AORC and 3rd in pro junior class in the NSW Champinoships.
Come 2013 Kye competed in the AORC,NSW sprint/x country championship, NSW enduro championship, selected QLD enduro rounds and most of all the ISDE (international six day enduro) held in Sardinia,Italy.
2014 Kye competed in the Australian Enduro x Championship, Australian Offroad Championship, NSW Enduro Championship, NSW Sprint/X Country Championship, Hattah desert race, Australian Four Day Enduro and ISDE in Japan where Kye gainded 3rd place.
2015 is another massive year and we look forward to helping Kye achieve his goals.
Brendan Wood - Mountain biking
Brendan's love for sport started at an early age. He was involved mainly in AFL, tennis and athletics. where he made it to regional and state championships in Victoria before moving up to Port Macquarie.
Running soon became his passion particularly longer events, and whilst continuing most of these sports into current times achieving varying successes in all areas. Upon introduction to the sport of Mountain Biking he instantly loved it. His competitive nature and previous sporting achievements tunnelled Brendan into racing.
Starting out with races organized by the local MTB club where he quickly shot through the grades in just over a year. More recently he has raced in national championships in 2 different disciplines in the sport. Recently he has sucessfully completed in two 12hr races solo.
Top results in the sport:
2011 - 2nd 6hr juniors team of 2 - Port Macquarie 12hr
2012 - 3rd in open mens team of 2, 6hr - Port Macquarie
MTBO National Champion M16!
2013 - 1st in series for U17 - Gnatpack series 6 races
1st Place - Port Macquarie 24hr - 6+6hr team of 2 junior
2nd in age - 85km marathon in , NZ
2014 - 9th in Elite male solo - Jet black 12hr (underage for the race but was given special permission to enter)
4th U19 - gnatpack race
18th U19 & 6th in marathon round - National XCO championships
2nd Place - Grafton 12hr Elite Male Solo (underage for the race but was given special permission to race)
Goals for the future:
Win U23 2016 World 24hr solo championships
Win 2015 U23 National 24hr solo Championships
Jessica Grant - Nationally ranked swimming
Jessica started learn to swim lessons when she was 6 months old.
When she was in year 2 turning, 8 years she started doing some squad sessions so she could do 50 metres at the local school carnival. Incredibly she became the junior girls champion.
Jessica went on to swim at the District level and decided to continue to do more sessions of squad training.
The following year she decided she wanted to make it to School Regional – and she did in the 9 years freestyle and junior butterfly (junior are 8, 9 and 10 year olds). Jessica’s ambition grew ending up for 2 years at State level positioning 7th and 8th in the final for butterfly and 200 IM. As a 10 year old she got her 50m butterfly state qualifying time for NSW state age swimming.
Since the early years now, Jessica competes at the top level at State age, coming 3rd in short course for 2014 for 100 butterfly, 7th at long course 100m butterfly and 9th long course 100m breaststroke for 2015.
Jessica currently holds the short course and long course titles for the NSW Country Championships 100m butterfly for her age group.
In 2014, for the first time Jessica competed at the National Age for 100m butterfly and breaststroke coming in the top 30 across Australia.
Jessica came 3rd at All Schools for 50m butterfly and 5th for the 200IM in 2014.
Jessica’s has qualified for National Age for 100m butterfly and 200m butterfly and is aiming to get the qualifying time for the 100m breastroke before April 2015.
Jessica is currently Australian ranked by her age for short course:
100m breaststroke 20th,
50m butterfly 15th,
100m butterfly 7th,
200m butterfly 12th,