As of January 17 next year, nine-time Queensland Olympic medalist Leisel jones will join Triple M as part of The rush hour journey program for listeners in South East Queensland.
Jones joins Triple M NRL commentator Ben ‘Dobbo’ Dobbin, and sports podcaster and host of The scorecard, Liam Flanagan.
“Triple M is thrilled to create a new Coming Home Show that speaks to sports fans in this corner of our great state about the topics and stories close to our hearts. It will essentially be “Queensland as,” “Triple M Brisbane’s content director, Scott menz, noted.
“Rush hour with Leisel, Liam and Dobbo will air in South East Queensland, for South East Queensland from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday and will offer an excellent mix of entertainment, sport and a rock soundtrack to keep listeners at home laughing at across Brisbane and the Gold Coast.
“We’re lucky to have legend Leisel Jones on our squad in 2022. She’s a straight shooter, very smart, and with Dobbo and Liam she will absolutely create a unique radio station for Brisbane and the Gold Coast, not to mention that it’s live, local and legendary! ”
Speaking about joining the station, Leisel Jones said, “I look forward to sharing stories, commenting on current events and my obvious love for all of the sport. Radio is a real passion for me and I look forward to working with Dobbo and Liam. Queensland has always been my home and growing up in this great state means that I speak to my own people, people I know.
Head of Triple M, Mike Fitzpatrick, said: “Driving time at our Triple M Brisbane and Gold Coast stations will now have an authentic Queensland perspective, thanks to Leisel, Liam and Dobbo.
“Leisel is such a positive addition to our team, setting aside 14 individual world records, nine Olympic medals, 10 Commonwealth Games gold medals and 23 national titles, I have no doubts that the Brissy public and the GC will immediately be warm to her. as a radio personality. We can’t wait to hear it live on January 17th.
Sitting next to her is Ben Dobbin who will continue to tell all the great sports stories in Queensland and Liam Flanagan who has built an following among sports fans as one of the leading sports podcasters in Queensland. ‘Australia with resounding success LiSTNR daily podcast, The scorecard, one of Australia’s 20 best podcasts.
Rush hour with Leisel, Liam and Dobbo starts on 104.5 Triple M Brisbane and 92.5 Triple M Gold Coast from Monday, January 17, and will air from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.