Georgia Munro-Cook attended Newtown High School of the Performing Arts before going to the University of Sydney where she wrote a thesis on “The WNBA, the Anti-Women Backlash, and the League Response.”

When her able-bodied basketball career was cut short by injury, Georgia found a substitute in wheelchair basketball. She quickly took control in the paint and became a focal point under the rim while developing her game with the Sachs Goudcamp Bears in the WNWBL.

In winning the Championship in 2017, Georgia tallied five double-doubles for the season, leading her team for scoring and finishing second for assists to be named to the All-Star Five.

In 2015, Georgia was selected as a member of the Australian U25s Devils and quickly advanced to play for the Gliders later that year, competing at the 2015 AOZ qualifiers, 2016 Osaka Cup and 2017 AOZ qualifiers.

It can’t go without saying that Georgia …

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Date of birth
17 May 1994
Sport
Wheelchair basketball
Residence
Newtown, NSW
Occupation
Student
Started competing
2013
First competed for Australia
2015
Sport career highlights

Attending 2018 World Championships

Greatest sporting moments

When NBA player, Klay Thompson scored 37 points in a quarter

Disciplines

  • Sport: Wheelchair basketball Classification: 4.5

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