In­vic­tus ath­letes in the hot seat


You Can’t Ask That – In­vic­tus Games, ABC, Fri­day at 6.50pm

DUR­ING the In­vic­tus Games in Syd­ney, the ABC will screen a se­ries of six five-minute episodes of You Can’t Ask That fea­tur­ing for­mer and cur­rent mem­bers of the Aus­tralian team.

This se­ries asks the hard ques­tions and al­lows the com­peti­tors to an­swer in their own words with con­vic­tion, can­dour and hu­mour.

The first episode deals with in­juries and how cur­rent and for­mer ser­vice men and women qual­ify for the Games.

Other episodes cover the sub­jects of mil­i­tary ser­vice, rec­on­cil­i­a­tion, the jour­ney from bro­ken sol­dier to com­peti­tor and what a fu­ture life as a dis­abled per­son looks like af­ter ser­vice.

Com­peti­tors in­ter­viewed in­clude Danielle Close (pic­tured), Danny Jef­frey and Emma Kadzi­olka.

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