» Tuesday, 11 June, 2013
Sign up for the LJBA!
Following the excitement of last week's launch, the Lauren Jackson Basketball Academy is now taking expressions of interest. The 12-week program will provide basketball enthusiasts, aged 15 – 18 years, with the opportunity to gain additional skills and experience that will ultimately assist them to define their future career and study options.
Interested? Simply download and complete the form below or read more about the academy...
- Download the Expression of Interest form
- Learn more about the Lauren Jackson Basketball Academy
» Friday, 7 June, 2013
Lauren Jackson Basketball Academy launched!
» Tuesday, 4 June, 2013
Lauren Jackson Basketball Academy
Exciting news for young basketball enthusiasts!
The Lauren Jackson Basketball Academy will be launched this week in Melbourne on Thursday 6 June. The academy will provide the opportunity for participants to enhance their basketball skills and learn first-hand from Lauren what is needed to dominate the game at the elite level. The program targets 15-18 year olds and will guide participants towards a greater focus on their future career and study options.
Stay tuned for info on how to enrol in the academy!
» Thursday, 30 May, 2013
Newly appointed Jayco Australian Opals coach Brendan Joyce has named his first national squad to attend a team training camp commencing Sunday, 2 June, in Canberra. Lauren has been named in the camp alongside Opals stalwarts Kristi Harrower and Belinda Snell.
With several experienced Opals players in the US for the WNBA season, Joyce has extended the camp to include 'Emerging Opals'. Teams will be selected for the Opals tour of China (16-24 June) and the World University Games in Russia (6-17 July).
- View the full squad : BA
» Saturday, 11 May, 2013
It's the 11th of May and that means...
Happy Birthday Lauren!!
» Saturday, 27 April, 2013
Better Homes & Gardens Video
Missed Lauren on channel Seven's Better Homes & Gardens? Watch the segment online as host Joh Griggs gets a tour of Lauren's home.
(Please note video geo-blocking may apply for those outside Australia.)
» Friday, 26 April, 2013
Better Homes & Gardens
Aussie viewers, catch Lauren on Better Homes & Gardens tonight from 7pm on channel Seven.
» Thursday, 18 April, 2013
LJ featured in new digital magazine
The new online magazine Surya has been launched and the inaugural issue features Lauren Jackson - 'Life and Love with Lauren Jackson'.
Surya is an independent monthly digital lifestyle magazine featuring Canberra and the surrounding region. Surya is about Canberra, for Canberra, and each month will feature local celebrities, food and wine, travel, entertainment, fitness and health, fashion and beauty, and much, much more!
- Check out the cover story on Lauren
- Follow @Surya_Magazine
» Wednesday, 27 March, 2013
Special Olympics Ambassador
Lauren has been named official ambassador for the Special Olympics Asia Pacific Games! Newcastle will be hosting the event in December with over 1,700 Special Olympic athletes expected to compete and represent their countries.
- Learn more about the Special Olympics
- Jackson named Special Olympics ambassador : Newcastle Herald
» Sunday, 17 March, 2013
Arthritis Awareness Week
It's Arthritis Awareness Week in Australia (March 17-23) and with Lauren Jackson as an ambassador, a world class osteoarthritis tool is being launched!
Millions of Australians battling with osteoarthritis and joint pain will benefit from the launch of a world first, easy-to-use website which offers people a chance to help gain control over their pain - register at MyJointPain.org.au.
"My journey through injury has been extremely frustrating and I know what it's like not to be able to walk. The support of my health care team has been so important in helping me cope and recover. The MyJointPain.org.au website is like having your own dedicated team there to develop a personalised plan that can help manage pain and other symptoms," said Jackson.
» Wednesday, 13 March, 2013
Lauren & Sue out of action for Seattle
It will be an unfamiliar Seattle Storm team taking to the floor in 2013.
Sue Bird will undergo surgery on her right knee and will miss the 2013 WNBA season. Together, Lauren and Sue have led the Storm for over a decade and it will be first time since Seattle's inaugural season that they will be without either player for the season.
- Seattle Storm Point Guard to Miss 2013 Season : WNBA
» Thursday, 7 March, 2013
Lauren chats with the ABC
Earlier this week Lauren Jackson caught up with Grandstand's Karen Tighe to chat about the WNBL finals, her injury recovery and her love of the Bee Gees. Listen to the interview »
» Tuesday, 26 February, 2013
The Australian Womensport and Recreation Association has a proud new Ambassador with Lauren Jackson embracing the role for the peak national advocacy body for women's sport. As an AWRA Ambassador, Lauren will help promote the AWRA's vision of a strong and healthy Australia by encouraging more women and girls to participate in sport, physical activity and recreation.
- Visit the AWRA site
- Follow @auswomensport
» Thursday, 7 February, 2013
Lauren to miss 2013 WNBA season
Following her most recent surgery, Lauren Jackson will remain in Australia to continue her rehabilitation process and will not be playing in the 2013 WNBA season. Unfortunately for Storm fans it means they won't get to see Lauren on court this season in Seattle as she focuses on post-op recovery.
Lauren will be holding a media conference today at 12noon at Tradies Dickson ACT to address today's announcement.
- Seattle Storm Makes Player Announcements : Seattle Storm
» Tuesday, 29 January, 2013
Disney Channel's Undercover Coach
» Sunday, 20 January, 2013
Bupa meets Lauren Jackson
In the January issue of Bupa's Shine magazine, Lauren is featured in the 'Spirit' section and reveals how she stays healthy on the road. From "soul time" to indulgences and philosophies to live by, check out Lauren's answers online. Bupa members who receive Shine magazine can also look out for a hard copy in their snail mail.