Caroline Buchanan is a groundbreaking female action sports adrenalin athlete. Starting racing at the age of 5 she rose to an international level by the age of eight, taking on the best in the world.
Amongst her many achievements Caroline has gone on to win, 5 Mountain Bike World Championships, 3 BMX World Championships and has represented Australia at 2 Olympic Games.
Caroline loves being a unique role model and leading by example for the next generation of kids in sport. Launching initiatives such as ‘Buchanan Next Gen’, that offers mentoring and grants to talented young female BMX racers.
Caroline is now looking at further inspiring the younger generation through her brand new book series ‘Girls Can B’, launching with the first title ‘Dress Up Day’.
“I am so proud to launch my first ever kids book. It’s an encouraging story that breaks down the stereotypes of what girls can be from a young age.” Caroline said.
Based on her own experiences as a child becoming the champion she is today in a predominantly male sport, the book shares important messages around love, passion, individuality and bravery.
‘Girls Can B – Dress Up Day’ by Caroline Buchanan with Dani Carey, illustrated by Ana Naranjo, is out now.