Georgie started playing hockey at the age of 7 at St Mary’s school in Lincoln and at Lincoln Hockey Club. She then attended Foremarke Hall and Repton School in Derbyshire with whom she won 5 national titles. Georgie went on to study Law at Bristol University and graduated in the summer of 2012 with a 2.1. In 2013 Georgie completed her Legal Practice Course (obtaining a distinction) and now has a training contract with international law firm Bird & Bird.
Georgie worked her way through the England age groups (U16, U18 and U21) before being selected at the age of 19 for the senior squad and winning her first international cap in 2010. She has been named England Hockey’s Young Performance Player of the Year for four consecutive years, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013. Georgie currently plays in the Investec National Premier League with Surbiton Hockey Club having previously played for Clifton Ladies, Cannock Ladies and Lincoln Hockey Club.
She recently won Gold medal at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games where her and the team won eight out of eight games and clinched the final win on penalty shuffles against The Netherlands. Georgie is now a double Olympic medallist having won a Bronze medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games as the youngest member.
Her achievements include –
|2016||Olympic Games (Rio)||Gold|
|2015||Euro Championships (London)
|2014||Commonwealth Games (Glasgow)||Silver|
|2013||World League Finals (Argentina)||Bronze|
|2013||Euro Championships (Belgium)||Silver|
|2012||Olympic Games (London)||Bronze|
|2012||Champions Trophy (Argentina)||Silver|
|2011||Euro Championships (Germany)||Bronze|
|2010||Commonwealth Games (Delhi)||Bronze|
|2010||World Cup (Argentina)||Bronze|
|2010||Champions Trophy (England)||Bronze|
|2009||Australian Youth Olympics||Gold|
|2008||U21 Euro Championships||Bronze|
|2007||U18 Euro Championships||Gold|
Georgie has been invited to speak, coach and present awards at many schools, clubs and events over the last couple of years. She enjoys public speaking and interacts well with all ages. If you are interested in getting in touch with her please contact her here.