Aussie Female Athletes Still Figuring Out Facebook

When Australian Olympic swimmer Stephanie Rice got into some trouble for her somewhat racy photos found on her Facebook page, a lot of people (including us) paid attention.

Stephanie Rice

However, fellow Australian Olympian, Nikki Hudson apparently was not among those people taking note.

Nikki Hudson Field Hockey

Hudson, the captain of the Aussie Women’s field hockey team, finds herself in some hot water thanks to the content of her Facebook page. Unlike Rice, the content in question on Hudson’s page come in the form of words not photos.

On August 22nd, four days after her team was eliminated from the games, the veteran member of the Hockeyroos (that’s what the locals call their team) wrote the following status message: “Nikki thinks the running of the bulls should be changed & we should be chased by the spainish (sic) mens hockey team. I would definately (sic) make sure I got caught and impaled!”  

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