Brooke Stratton

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  • Birth Place

    Box hill

  • Birth State

    VIC

  • Year of Birth

    1993

  • Height

    166cm

Languages Spoken:

No

Education Details:

Health science- deakin university

Club details:

Athletics Nunawading

Why did you begin your sport?

At the Nunawading little athletics club in Under 6.

Do you have any pre-competition routines or rituals?

I will have a snickers bar prior to competition.

What is your most memorable sporting achievement?

Placing 7th at the 2016 Rio Olympics

Who is your hero / idol, and why? Have you ever met them?

Bronwyn Thompson. She was the previous Australian record holder and achieved some incredible results for our country. She helped me believe I could one day be in a similar position.

Who has been the most influential person or people in your career and why?

My dad (coach) and mother My dad is not only a fantastic parent, he is also an incredible coach. My dad and mum both gave me every opportunity growing up to reach my goals & go after my dream of making it to an Olympic Games. Without their sporting influence & passion, I wouldn't be in the position I'm in today.

Do you have any hobbies away from your sport?

Spending time with family/friends, photography, Coffee/brunch, exploring the outdoors.

What is your sporting ambition?

To win an Olympic gold medal.