Triple Olympian, Bronwen Knox first debuted for the Aussie Stingers (Women’s Water Polo team) on the Olympic stage at Beijing 2008 where she scored 12 goals to be the tournament’s third highest goal scorer. Bronwen captained the team from 2013 up to her third Olympic Games in Rio 2016. A versatile player with an equal amount of skill and intelligence in the pool, she has played out many different scenarios and is somebody any team would love to have on their side during major international tournaments. Recently Bronwen captain the Queensland Thunder, in its debut season, to a 2019 Australia Water Polo League Championship, and was named MVP of the Final Series. After first making the National Team in 2005, Knox has become a crucial part of the Australian team. Competing at the highest level for over a decade, Knox almost played over 400 international games for Australia. She is currently working towards her forth Olympics in Tokyo 2020.
Away from the pool Bronwen was recently admitted as a Legal Practitioner in the Supreme Court of Queensland. She has completed a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Bachelor of Laws (hons), a Bachelor of Biomedical Science and Graduate Diploma in Public Health. She currently works with Sport Integrity Australia as an Education Presenter to promote athlete’s right and responsibilities, and reinforce key messages surrounding clean fair sport. Bronwen is passionate about improving the sporting landscape and the promotion of athlete wellbeing.
Ultimately, Bronwen is keen to use the skills she developed throughout her sporting career, in combination with her law and health degrees, and her passion for championing integrity and wellbeing.