Fun Facts: Sam Virgo

Posted on 25/09/2018

At One On One we want you to get to know our coaches a little better. We have sat down with them and asked them a series of questions and also some tips that will help you with your game. 

 

 

We interviewed Sam Virgo. Sam is a current player with the Brisbane Lions AFLW team and plays off the Half-Black flank. She was drafted in 2016 and was named in the 2017 AFLW All-Australian Team. Sam has very extensive coaching background, which has seen her been involved in a variety of talent programs and senior football in Queensland.

 

 

Name: Sam Virgo

 

 

Nickname: "Vigs” or “Salsa”

 

 

Location: Brisbane, Queensland

 

 

Favourite Sport (other than AFL): Cricket

 

 

Favourite Food: Broccoli

 

 

Favourite TV Show: Criminal Minds

 

 

Favourite Movie: Shawshank Redemption

 

 

Pet Hates: Dishonesty

 

 

Hidden Talent: Can play the Saxophone 

 

 

Most Memorable AFL Moment: Playing on the MCG. Coaching – beating Vic Metro in the Under 18s National Championships.

 

 

Pre-Game Tips: Meditate and a cup of tea the night before.

 

 

Advice for Game Day Relax and channel your energy in the warm up.

 

 

How do you unwind and relax away from football? Go to the beach or read a book.

 

 

Why did you join One On One Football: " I have a passion for coaching and to really help people on their journey". 

 

 

Are you in Brisbane and want to book a session with Sam? 

 

 

Book here!