Left handed driver, Isobel Bishop will make her Olympic debut at the 2016 Rio Olympics, after narrowly missing out on the 2012 London Games.
The South Australian born athlete made her international debut in 2009 at the FINA World Junior Championships in Russia, placing seventh. Two years later she won bronze at the 2011 FINA World Junior Championships in Canada.
Bishop won silver with the Stingers at the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain. The 2015 World University Games in South Korea saw Bishop claim gold, after Australia defeated Canada in the final in a penalty shootout.
A strong start to the 2016 season secured her spot on the Olympic team, helping Australia place third in the FINA World League Super Final in Shanghai, China in June. Australia defeated the host nation 10-3 in the bronze medal match.
She is currently studying a Bachelor of Visual Communications through the University of Technology in Sydney and hopes to have a career in digital design and advertising after her sporting career.
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Water Polo Women
Adelaide, SA, Australia
St Peter's, SA, Australia
- Rio 2016 will be Olympic debut
- 3rd – 2016 FINA World League Super Final (Shanghai, China)
- 2nd – 2016 FINA World League Intercontinental Tournament (Texas, USA)
- 1st – 2015 Rio test event (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
- 1st – 2015 World University Games (Gwangju, South Korea)
- 2nd – 2015 FINA World League Super Final (Shanghai, China)
- Silver Medal, World Championships, 2013
- Silver Medal, World Cup, 2014
- Gold Medal, World University Games, 2015
- East Adelaide Primary School (SA, Australia)
- Wilderness School (SA, Australia)
- Bachelor of Visual Communications- UTS- (2015-
Greg McFadden (2009 - current)
Sydney University, NSW, Australia
Primary Training Base
Secondary Training Base
- I don't have one.
- Favourite food
- Japanese & Fresh Fruit
- Favourite holiday destination
- Favourite music
- Beyonce is up there.
- Dream car
- Mercedes Land Rover
- Personal Motto
- Be remembered for how you do things, not just what you do.
- Star Sign
- I would spend my last $10 on
- Ear Piercing
- If I could try another Olympic sport it would be
- Most Inspiring Olympic Performance?
- 2000 Womens Water Polo Team Gold Medal Match
- First Olympic Memory?
- I haven't got one yet!
- Most Influential person in your career/life
- My Mum
- Why this sport?
- The team atmosphere, drive, competitiveness and enjoyment.