BULLEY Rebecca < Back  
Sport Netball
CGA Australia   
Gender Women
Born 18 Aug 1982
Height1.85 m
Weight 78 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Adelaide, SA, AUS
Occupation Athlete, Coordinator
Higher education Southern Cross University: Lismore, ACT, AUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began playing netball at age eight in Bendigo, VIC, Australia.
Why this sport? "I played tennis in the summers and in the mean time decided to play netball. I wasn't the best netballer when I was young. I was a bit uncoordinated, but I just had a real passion for the game."
Club / Team Adelaide Thunderbirds: Australia
Name of coach Jane Woodlands-Thompson [club], Lisa Alexander [national]
Training Regime She trains about 15 hours each week.
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Goal defence
Handedness Right
International Debut
Year 2008
Competing for Australia
Opponent New Zealand
General Interest
Nicknames Bec (nswswifts.com.au, 09 Aug 2010)
Hobbies Tennis, cooking, reading, camping (adelaidethunderbirds.com, 20 Aug 2013)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning the 2008 Trans-Tasman Netball League with the New South Wales Swifts and the 2013 Trans-Tasman Netball League with the Adelaide Thunderbirds. (adelaidethunderbirds.com, 20 Aug 2013)
Awards and honours She was selected by teammates and coaches as the Most Valuable Player [MVP] of the Adelaide Thunderbirds after the 2012 season, her first with the team. (netballsa.asn.au, 11 Aug 2012)

She was selected by coaches and media as the Player of the Year in the 2010 Trans-Tasman Netball League. (adelaidethunderbirds.com, 20 Aug 2013)
Ambitions To continue winning Trans-Tasman Netball League titles and represent Australia at the world championships. (adelaidethunderbirds.com, 7 May 2013)