Belau Youth Sports Festival
July 17-25, 2020
Pacific Mini Games
World Summer Olympic Games
July 24th - August 9th 2021
By Gemma Martin of The Reporters' Academy
Keesha Keane, Palau's 50m freestyle swimmer, is best friends with Ann-Marie Hepler, Marshall Islands' 50m freestyle swimmer, however both competed against each other in the same heat during the London Olympics. They reflect on the pro's and cons of being friends but also being rivals.
This film was produced by Gemma Martin of The Reporters' Academy, a media production company run by young people, tasked with the mission of telling the stories of Oceania's London 2012 Journey. The Reporters' Academy is integrated into the world of media, education and employment, based in two great sporting cities, Manchester and Melbourne and is officially Inspired by London 2012. www.TheReportersAcademy.com