Krissy Bates is a hockey player and a Victorian Institute of Sport athlete. Krissy first represented Australia in 2013 as part of the Futuroos U18 squad, in a test series v Japan. She was part of the Australia A and Australian Junior Squads in 2014-15.
Krissy made her Hockeyroos debut in 2017, after winning bronze at the 2016 Junior World Cup. Although not selected for the national team in 2020, Krissy aims to earn her place back in the squad for 2021.
Krissy works in marketing and communications for Hockey WA and a consultancy company.