Chloe Molloy hopes she’s treading a path that makes the future better for professional women’s athletes that come after her but knows she’s stepping on the shoulders of trailblazers that have paved the way for her own journey.
AFLW player Molloy is among a new generation of women blazing a path as professional athletes in sports that were once shut off or all but invisible to girls who sought entry.
But even as one of the biggest stars in a code priding itself on the pathways opening to women at all levels of the game, Molloy cannot yet make ends meet as a full-time professional athlete.
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It’s an all-too-familiar tale for some of the country’s best female sports stars and one Molloy will explore further as part of a Kayo super panel at the Women in Sport summit on the Gold Coast on…