Brian Glencross

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Brian Glencross
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Born (1941-05-01) 1 May 1941 (age 76)

Brian Alan Glencross, OAM[1] (born 1 May 1941 in Narrogin, Western Australia) is a retired field hockey player and coach from Australia. As a member of the Australian National Men's Hockey Team, he won a bronze medal and a silver medal at consecutive Olympic Games - the bronze at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan and the silver four years later, when Mexico City hosted the Games. As a player, he represented Australia from 1964 to 1974, playing in 93 games. He coached the Australian women's hockey team from 1980 to 1992.[2]

Coaching results at major tournmaments:

Australian / AIS Women's Coach Brian Glencroos coaching in 1985

He was appointed the inaugural Australian Institute of Sport women's coach in 1984 and held the position to 1995.

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Glencross, Brian Alan, OAM". It's an Honour. Retrieved 22 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Brian Glencross OAM". Sport Australia Hall of Fame. Retrieved 22 September 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Brian Glencross". WAIS website. Retrieved 19 September 2017. 
  4. ^ "Glencross, Brian Alan". It's an Honour. Retrieved 22 September 2013. 
  5. ^ "Glencross, Brian Alan: Centenary Medal". It's an Honour. Retrieved 22 September 2013. 
  6. ^ "Hall of Fame". Hockey Australia website. Retrieved 19 September 2017. 

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