Rachel Bugg

Rachel Bugg
Personal information
Born (1989-03-07) 7 March 1989 (age 28)
Belair, South Australia
Residence Brisbane, Queensland
Height159 cm (5 ft 3 in) (2012)
Weight56 kg (8 st 11 lb; 123 lb) (2012)
Event(s)10m synchro
ClubDiving South Australia


Rachel Bugg (given birth to 7 March 1989) can be an Australian diver. She’s been chosen to represent Australia on the 2012 Summertime Olympics in the 10m females’s synchronised system diving event.


Nicknamed Buggie, Bugg was created in 7 March 1989 in Belair, South Australia. She actually is originally from Adelaide, South Australia. She went to Mercedes University. In 2008, pursuing pension from diving, she done a diploma of beauty therapy. She transferred to Brisbane this year 2010 to be able to improve her diving schooling and continuing to live and teach there in 2012.Bugg is 158 centimetres (62 in) high.


Bugg dives in the 10m synchronised system diving and 10 metre person event. She began taking part in diving when she was twelve years of age, switching sports activities from gymnastics. When she initial started in the activity, she didn't enjoy it. She actually is an associate of Diving South Australia's diving membership and includes a diving scholarship or grant using the Australian Institute of Sport. By 2012, she actually is educated by Hui Tong in Brisbane on the Brisbane Aquatic Center.Bugg quit diving before the start of 2008 Summer months Olympics because of injury, following 2008 Australian nationwide diving championships. In her initial dive of your competition, she harmed her best triceps using a third-grade rip. She resumed diving in the center of 2009.Bugg competes internationally in the FINA Gran Prix 10m system diving occasions, both as a person and in synchronised diving with somebody; a couple of six Gran Prix occasions scheduled each year. Some notable surface finishes this year 2010 individual occasions consist of tenth in Fort Lauderdale in america and seventh in Madrid; in 2011 her surface finishes included twelfth in Bolzano, Italy, and 5th in Madrid; and in 2012 she completed 4th at Rostock, Germany. In synchronised diving this year 2010, she competed with dive partner Hannah Thek, and completed 5th in Fort Lauderdale in america; in 2011, that they had two second-place surface finishes: one in Bolzano as well as the various other in Moscow. In 2012, she partnered with Loudy Wiggins, as well as the pair placed 4th in Fort Lauderdale and second in Montreal.Bugg was selected to represent Australia on the 2012 Summertime Olympics in the 10m females’s synchronised system diving event with dive partner Wiggins. Her place to London was finalised in-may 2012. She skipped an individual place after the nationwide studies where she vied for an area against thirteen various other women. Entering the 2012 Olympics, she got ten workout sessions weekly, with each program long lasting three hours.