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Ayane - Japan

The StudyQueensland Ultimate Gap Year 2014 competition winner, Ayane Hirata from Japan, shows that with determination and an Australian education she can achieve anything - even playing rugby.

Ayane's story is an inspiring story, crushing stereotypes to pursue her dream as a Japanese rugby player. Her reward of a scholarship to Griffith University to study a Bachelor of Sports Management is recognition of her contribution to the student community and dedication to pursuing her study ambitions.


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Last updated: Monday, 16 November 2015 10:26:52 AM

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