Welcome to Rosie Morris’ profile page.
Date Of Birth: 31st January 1986
Team/Club: Olympic Nice Natation (FRA) / City of Liverpool / Solihull
Coach: Gordon Dacre / Sly Fekete
Joined senior squad: July 2004
|European Championships||Eindhoven (NED)||7th|
|Four Nation International Invitational||Manchester||2011||BRONZE|
|World University Games||Shenzhen (CHI)||7th|
|European B Nations Trophy||Manchester||2009||GOLD|
|European Championship Qualifiers||Hamburg (GER)||2008||3rd|
|European B Championships||Prague (CZE)||2007||SILVER|
|Hungarian National League||2011||Great Britain||6th|
|British Championships||2010||City of Liverpool||BRONZE|
|British Championships||2009||City of Liverpool||SILVER|
In the Pool
Greatest achievement to date: European B’s in Prague, voted best Goalkeeper.
Aspiration: To play (and medal) in 2012. To play professionally abroad. To win Goalkeeper of the tournament at a European A championships.
Who has been greatest influence on you: Jim Caulfield, for helping make me into a goalkeeper, and getting me so interested in water polo.
When did you start playing water polo: Aged 15.
Out of the Pool
Studies/Work: Have just finished working at Manchester Grammar School to train full time for London 2012. Studying Personal Finance through the Open University.
Other sports: Like a good game of tennis in the sun, and watching the football on tv.
Ultimate relaxation: Sunbathing on the beach in gorgeous weather, with headphones in and a good book!
One thing you can’t live without: Food! I LOVE food!
Tip for the top: Enjoy yourself! If you're going to dedicate so much time to playing, you might as well try and enjoy every minute!
Life after water polo: See the world and have some fun!
Films: Rom Coms, and Thrillers!
Band/Music: Love pretty much all music, but Take That are my total fave!
Food: This is tough! I love all food! Favourites are all the naughty bits - cakes, chocs etc!
Drink: Raspberry and Pomegranite Fruitiser.
Hobbies: Eating, sleeping, eating some more. Watching films, travelling, sunbathing!
Sports team: Aston Villa
Sportsperson: Easy… David Beckham!
Most prized possession: My gorgeous necklace my mum got made for me for getting in the Olympics!