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Rice named Australian swimmer of the year

Rice named Australian swimmer of the year

Stephanie Rice, who won three gold medals at the Beijing Olympics in world record time, has been named Australia's swimmer of the year.
Rice won the 200- and 400-meter individual medleys in Beijing and also teamed with Kylie Palmer, Bronte Barratt and Linda MacKenzie to break a world mark in the 4x200 freestyle relay.
Michael Bohl, who trains Rice, was named coach of the year at the national swimming awards ceremony on Monday night.


Updated : 2021-01-27 08:14 GMT+08:00