The Printed Word

Special J

Special J

Inside Sport - Mar 2005, p 48-54
By Andrew Webster
Photographed by Wayne Fogden

"Lauren Jackson has a body built for basketball sin. It's as if God was a hoops fan, decided the women's game needed a Jordan, then 23 years ago sculpted 194cm and 84.8kg of pure athletic perfection."

Lauren Jackson

Lauren Jackson

Sport & Style - Feb 2010, p 34-35
By Michael Cowley
Photographed by Jennifer Pottheiser

"Speak to any of her WNBA rivals, her fans from Seattle to Canberra or any basketball connoisseur and all will extol the virtues of Lauren Jackson."

Ball or Nothing

Ball or Nothing

Sunday Magazine - Mar 27 2005, p 27-28
By Jane Hutchison
Photographed by Christopher Ferguson

"She's been compared to Michael Jordan and may be the greatest basketballer Australia's ever produced, but Lauren Jackson is taking the accolades in her oversize stride."

Mirror Mirror - The Athlete

Mirror Mirror - The Athlete

Sunday Life - Aug 2008, p 12-13
By Erin O'Dwyer
Photographed by David Woolley

"When basketballer Lauren Jackson posed nude for Black + White magazine in 2004, she countered any controversy by saying she would not look like she did forever."

The Athens Dream

The Athens Dream

A special issue of Black+White - 2004
Editor Karen-Jane Eyre
Photographed by Steve Lowe

"The Athens Dream features 35 of Australia's top candidates for the 2004 Athens Olympics in beautiful, tasteful, nude photographic portraits."

Vogue - Alive and Kicking

Alive and Kicking

Vogue Australia - Jan 2003, p 167-177
By Margaret Merten
Photographed by Richard Bailey

"If there's one thing that binds these remarkable women together, apart from being professional athletes, it's the lure of gold at the Olympic Games."

handle - The Accomplished One

The Accomplished One

handle - Jan/Feb 2006, p 36-43
By Billy Baxter
Photographed by Ramy Youssef

"Lauren Jackson is humble, polite, gracious, loyal and sweet - a quiet country girl ... she also happens to be the best female Australian basketball player of all time, a world class athlete, and an icon."

The Weight of the World

The Weight of the World

ABC Sport - Jan 2003, p 44-53
By Ian Cockerill
Photographed by Sage

"No-one doubts that Lauren Jackson rules basketball in Australia. At 21, she is already established as one of the world game's rarest talents."

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