Stephanie Rice

Stephanie Rice to carry flag for Australia in closing ceremony

Australian swimming champion Stephanie Rice has been chosen to carry the flag for Australia at the closing ceremony of the Beijing Olympics.
“He (John Coates) said, I’d really like for you to be the flag bearer and I just thought, oh my gosh. I never even saw that coming at all,” Rice said.
“I feel so honoured [...]

11 years ago

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The Australian women’s 4×200 meter relay freestyle team has smashed the world record setting a time of 7:44.31.
China came in second to win the silver medal and the United were third.
Australian team:
RICE Stephanie
BARRATT Bronte
PALMER Kylie
MACKENZIE Linda
China team:
YANG Yu
ZHU Qianwei
TAN Miao
PANG Jiaying
United States:
SCHMITT Allison
COUGHLIN Natalie
BURCKLE Caroline
HOFF Katie

Stephanie Rice from Australia has just beaten Kirsty Coventory of Zimbabwe in the women’s 200m individual medley, setting a new world record in the process.
Natalie Coughlin from the United States won the bronze medal. Katie Hoff finished fourth.

Stephanie Rice has won Australia’s first gold medal in the women’s 400 Individual Medley. She did it in a record time of 4:29.45.
Kirsty Coventory from Zimbabwe finished second and Katie Hoff from the United States finished in third place to take the bronze medal.

After Australian swimmers Stephanie Rice and Eamon Sullivan’s public breakup, Stepanie Rice has appeared on the cover of men’s magazine FHM. Some people are saying it will distract her from her swimming, but I am sure with all of her training and preparation for the Olympics, it will be the last thing on her [...]

With just a week to go before the Olympics, Australia’s David and Victoria Beckham - Eamon Sullivan and Stephanie Rice have announced their break up on the social networking site Facebook.
Stephanie Rice was in the media earlier this year for posting raunchy photos of herself dressed in police gear on her Facebook website. The [...]