Rebecca Greiner

“The most effective piece of advice a coach has given me was to ‘chill out and go have an ice cream’. I’ve learnt you don’t have to take things seriously in order to be successful. You just need to be sincere – in your words and in your actions. That’s how you keep yourself accountable.”

Ms Rebecca Greiner is an Australian field hockey player and Bachelor of Psychological Science student.

Ms Greiner represented the Hockeyroos at the 2019 FIH Pro League, in which Australia took out the silver medal. She was also part of the Brisbane Blaze squad that won the inaugural Hockey One competition.

At state-level Ms Greiner captained Queensland to a gold medal at the Australian Under 21 Championships, and also contributed to The University of Queensland Hockey Club’s runner-up finish in last year’s 2019 BWHA season.


UQ Sport Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year


Bachelor of Psychological Sciences Student