Mardi is a two-time Australian champion who also represented Australia at the 2015 Oceania championships. In 2016 she was selected captain of the Victorian junior team at the Australian championships. Three quarters of this team were debutantes and Mardi showed the leadership and commitment to lead them to a hard fought and well deserved bronze.
As the sole female athlete at her club, Mardi shows strength and determination to continually train with, and play against, the boys. Off the water, she trains under a scholarship with the Barwon Sports Academy.