MURRAY Janine < Back  
Sport Gymnastics - Rhythmic
CGA Australia   
Gender Women
Born 10 Mar 1990 in Harare, ZIM
Height1.69 m
Weight 53 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Perth, WA, AUS
Occupation Student
Higher education Sports Science - University of Western Australia: Australia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began the sport at age six in Harare, Zimbabwe.
Why this sport? Her best friend did rhythmic gymnastics.
Club / Team RG High Performance Centre: Perth, WA, AUS
Name of coach Krasimira Yurukova
Coach from which country? Bulgaria
Coach from what year? 2000
International Debut
Year 2009
Competing for Australia
Tournament World Cup
Location Portimão
General Interest
Hobbies Cooking. (gymnastics.org.au, 07 May 2012)
Memorable sporting achievement Being selected to represent Australia at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (gymnastics.org.au, 07 May 2012)
Most influential person in career Her mother. (gymnastics.org.au, 07 May 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto "If you think you can, you can." (gymnastics.org.au, 07 May 2012)
Awards and honours She received the UWA [University of Western Australia] Graduates Association Award in 2010. (uwa.edu.au, 25 Mar 2010)
Other information FROM ZIMBABWE TO AUSTRALIA
Born in Zimbabwe, she moved to Australia with her family in 2002. Her coach, Krasimira Yurukova, also moved to Australia from Zimbabwe. (hansonmediagroup.com.au, 22 Jul 2010; fig-gymnastics.com, 18 Sep 2011)

MUSIC
Hoop: 'The Stoning of Soraya M' written by John Debney / performed by Sussan Deyhim

Ball: 'Welcome to Burlesque' written by Harlie Midnight and John Patrick Shanley / performed by Cher

Clubs: 'Decollage' written by Gustavo Santaolalla, Juan Campodónico and Luciano Supervielle / performed by The Bajofondo Tango Club

Ribbon: '160 BPM' written and performed by Hans Zimmer
(FIG, 15 Jul 2012)