Alexandra Croak

Alex Croak is one of 13 Australians to have competed in more than one sport at the Olympic Games. Originally a gymnast, Croak entered the individual all-around and team competitions at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. Croak had been a gymnast since the age of four and won gold in the team event and silver on the beam at the 2002 Commonwealth Games. Croak became the first Australian woman to compete at consecutive Commonwealth Games in different sports when she competed in diving in 2006, where she won a silver medal.

Croak competed in the 10m platform diving at the Beijing Olympic Games and reached the semi final. In 2010 she won the 10m synchronised platform with Melissa Wu, making Croak the first Australian woman to win gold in two separate Commonwealth Games sports.

Olympic Results

2008 Beijing

10m Platform - Women
Preliminary 383.75 4th
Semifinal 250.30 18th
Final Placing 18 / 29

2000 Sydney

Individual All-Around - Women
Qualifying 9.562pts 22nd
Qualifying 9.250pts 44th
Qualifying 9.275pts 56th
Qualifying Total: 28.087pts DNC
Qualifying DNQ
Final Placing 70 / 97
Team Competition - Women
Qualifying 36.423
Qualifying 38.561
Qualifying 37.736
Qualifying 38.337
Total 151.057 7TH
Final Placing 7 / 12