Australia Day

26 January 2015

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Alexandra Croak

Alexandra is a dual Olympian, competing at the Sydney 2000 Olympics as a gymnast and at the Beijing 2008 Olympics as a diver. She was the fifth Australian female to be a dual Olympian for two different sports and the first ever Commonwealth Athlete to achieve gold medals at Commonwealth Games in two different sports – Gold medallist in Manchester 2002 (Gymnastics) & gold medallist in Delhi 2010 (Diving).

Alexandra completed a Bachelor of Applied Science – Occupational Therapy and Masters of Health Science – Sexual Health at The University of Sydney. While completing her study with Sydney University, Alexandra's major achievements in diving include a silver medal 2006 Commonwealth Games, Australian team member at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, a silver medal 2010 World Cup, gold and bronze medals at the 2010 Commonwealth Games and a silver medal at the 2011 World Championships. As well as her training and study commitments she has involvement as an ambassador with The Premier’s Sporting Challenge (NSW), The National Breast Cancer Foundation and is an Executive Board Member of the Olympians Club of NSW. Alexandra is currently working in Sydney as a Rehabilitation Consultant with WorkStreams.