Hannah Buckling

PLAYING HISTORY & ACHIEVEMENTS

2018 FINA World League International Cup Silver Medallist

2016 Rio Olympic Games

2013 FINA World Championships Silver Medallist

2011 FINA World Junior Championships Bronze Medallist

2011 Australian Junior Female Water Polo Player of the Year

2011 Canada Cup Gold Medallist

PLAYER STATS

NAME: Hannah Buckling

NICKNAME: H

DOB: 03/06/1992

BORN: Sydney

HEIGHT: 177cm

CLUB: Sydney University Lions/Olympiacos Piraeus, Greece

POSITION: Centre Back

RESIDENCE: Sydney

EDUCATION: Studying a Doctor of Medicine, University of Sydney.

PERSONAL MOTTO: “Life is what you make it”

PROFILE

Sydney born and bred, Hannah Buckling debuted for the Aussie Stingers in 2011, in the same year Buckling was named Water Polo Australia's Junior Female Player of the Year signalling that she was a future name to watch out for.

Since then she has gone on to debut at the Rio Olympic Games in 2016 and recently play in her 150th international match for the Aussie Stingers.

As part of her valuable experience which she brings to this Aussie Stingers squad Buckling broadened her skills and knowledge with one season at the University of Southern California, competing with their highly successful college team USC Trojans in 2013. During that season, Buckling and the Trojans won the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Championship.

Hannah is also studying a Doctor of Medicine at the University of Sydney.

Instagram: @hannahbuckling

Twitter: @hannahbuckling

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