Karen Murphy

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  • Birth Place

    Kiama

  • Birth State

    NSW

  • Year of Birth

    1974

  • Height

    165cm

Languages Spoken:

Common area. Continue to look after the athlete really well.

Are you a citizen of a country other than Australia? If yes, please provide details?

no

Club details:

Cabramatta Bowling Club, Sydney, Australia

Why did you begin your sport?

Took it up as a sport I could play with my dad

Do you have any pre-competition routines or rituals?

Same bowls cloth when i play. Very organised in preparation for games.

What is your most memorable sporting achievement?

1. Gold in Melbourne 2006 comm games pairs event. 2. Dual world singles champion

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

Erin Phillips - what he has done for women's sport across 2 sports is incredible. No I have not met her.

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

Steve Glasson - national coach. Taught me a lot about professionalism, culture etc.

Do you have any hobbies away from your sport?

I like travelling, play other sports (touch footy), music

What is your sporting ambition?

Win gold on the Gold Coast