Great post from La Vida Lycra regarding the athlete Sue Metcalfe – the strong woman of lycra.
I caught up with Sue (Metty) Metcalf on the eve of her departure from Australia to take up residence in North America.
People move countries for different reasons – for love, for work, to widen their horizons or to seek a community of kindred spirits. Metty is moving for all of these reasons, but her primary goal is to take her quest for world power domination to the next level.
Sue is not chasing political power, although her vocation is to campaign for youth justice, and she will continue this advocacy in the USA. No, Metty is installing herself amongst the world’s biggest community of protein-munching, physical-power perfecters. And she isn’t there to join them, but to lead them!
Until recently, Sue’s greatest sporting achievement was being chosen for representative Netball. However, since becoming Australia’s strongest woman and winning second place in the USA in…
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