Ash Gierke, 32 years old, from the Sunshine Coast. This year, Ash clocks up 13 years in radio, and 6 of those on the Hot 91.1 breakfast show with Sam & Ash.

Ash is no stranger to the early morning alarms after being a swimmer for 15 years. This is where her love for sport stems from. Taking her knowledge of swimming and using that on the microphone as a host and through commentating. Ash made a few World Cups, competed in multiple Australian titles and international events. As a mad sports fan and host, her involvement has grown with these sporting organisations:

  • NRL Grand Final
  • NRL State of Origin
  • 2018 Commonwealth Games – Swimming Host 
  • Swimming Australia- Host & Commentator- Pool & Open Water
  • Australian Socceroos- Brisbane
  • Australian Matildas- Brisbane
  • Australian Diamonds- Netball- Constellation Cup & Quad Series
  • Australian Men’s Basketball – Boomers – 2020 Brisbane 
  • Sunshine Coast Lightning Game Day Host
  • Rugby League
  • Rugby Union