Bronte Barratt

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Birthday
8, 1989
Birthplace
Brisbane, Australia
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
8, 1989 (age 29)
Birthplace
Brisbane, Australia

About

Australian Olympic swimmer who first made a name for herself by winning the gold medal in the Women's 4x200 meter freestyle relay at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. She went on to medal at the 2012 London Olympics and the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Before Fame

As a child, she was coached at the Albany Creek Swim Club. She then earned one of her first successes in 2006, taking the gold in the Women's 200 meter freestyle at the World Short Course Championships.

Trivia

In 2007, she broke the oldest record in swimming for Australian women in the 400 meter freestyle.

Family Life

Her full name is Bronte Amelia Arnold Barratt.

Associated With

She competed alongside teammate Kylie Palmer at both the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics.