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Nynette Sass is Samoa’s Chef de Mission for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games / Credit: Aaron Kearney, ABC International Development

Pursuing the Olympic dream - Nynette Sas

First published July 2020.

"Pursuing the Olympic Dream" tells the stories of how female athletes across the Asia-Pacific are handling the disruption caused by the 2020 coronavirus pandemic to their sports.

The role of Chef de Mission is a prestigious one, and to look after a national Olympic team can be the highlight of anyone's career. Gabrielle Apelu speaks with Samoa's Olympic team leader Nynette Sass.

This podcast supports women in the Pacific and Asia to become sports journalists. It is part of the Women in News and Sport program, part of Team Up and run by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's International Development team, supported by the Australian Government.

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