Participants

Kelly BRAZIER

Kelly BRAZIER
    Rugby Sevens
Birth Date:  28 Oct 1989
Age:  28
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  171
Weight (Kg):  70

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
RUG Rugby Sevens Women 1 Gold

Kelly BRAZIER - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 13 Apr 16:53
Women Pool Round - Pool A
New Zealand
45
Kenya
0
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 19:33
Women Pool Round - Pool A
New Zealand
41
South Africa
0
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 12:49
Women Pool Round - Pool A
New Zealand
24
Canada
7
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 11:21
Women Semifinal
New Zealand
26
England
5
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 14:39
Gold Medal Event Women Gold Medal Match
Australia
12
New Zealand
17
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Olympic Games
Year Location Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 2

World Series
Year Location Rank
2016/17 Various 1
2015/16 Various 2
2014/15 Various 1
2012/13 Various 1

World Cup
Year Location Rank
2013 Moscow, RUS 1

Education: Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin, New Zealand
Languages spoken: English
Coach

NATIONAL: Allan BUNTING (NZL) (lastwordonrugby.com, 20 Sep 2017)


Position style: Back
Injuries

Broke collarbone and had knee surgery in 2008. (itmaru.org.nz, 24 Aug 2011) Hip surgery to resolve a groin issue in late 2013, returning in April 2014 after a six-month absence. (odt.co.nz, 29 Apr 2014)


Reason: Started rugby with her older brother, Tony, and his friends. "I was always little growing up and obviously my brother and his friends would all pick out the girl and run straight at her. I had to learn pretty quick. But I remember I gave a couple of his friends a bleeding nose, so I held by own." (sunlive.co.nz, 20 Jan 2016)
Hero: Rugby player Dan CARTER (NZL) and tennis player Rafael NADAL (ESP) (allblacks.com, 2017)
Influence: "Brent LUCAS (NZL), who coached me from the ages of seven to 13." (allblacks.com, 2017)
Additional information

HERITAGE
Born in New Zealand to an English father and an Irish mother, who moved to Dunedin with their first child, Tony, who is two years older than Kelly. (itmaru.org.nz, 24 Aug 2011)


SCORING MACHINE
Scored 64 points (10 tries, seven conversions) for Alhambra Union against Kaikorai in a Premier Division match in 2009, setting the record for most points scored by a woman in a rugby match in New Zealand. (odt.co.nz, 5 May 2009)


WORLD CUP
Competed at three Rugby World Cups (2010, 2014, 2017), winning twice in 2010 and 2017. (Instagram, 2 Sep 2017)


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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