Participants

Stephanie TWELL

Stephanie TWELL
    Athletics
Birth Date:  17 Aug 1989
Place of Birth:  COLCHESTER
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  28
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  168
Weight (Kg):  55

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 1500m 7
Women's 5000m 14

Stephanie TWELL - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Mon, 9 Apr 19:35
Women's 1500m Round 1 - Heat 2
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 22:04
Gold Medal Event Women's 1500m Final
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 15:20
Gold Medal Event Women's 5000m Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's 5000m 14 16:30.66
2010 Delhi, IND Women's 1500m 3 4:06.15
2010 Delhi, IND Women's 5000m 4 16:03.91

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 5000m 8r1h2 15:25.90
2008 Beijing, CHN Women's 1500m 6r1h1 4:06.68

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's 5000m 15r1h2 15:41.29
2015 Beijing, CHN Women's 5000m 12 15:26.24

Nickname: Steph (express.co.uk, 28 Oct 2011)
Occupation: Athlete, coach, teacher's aide (cwgdelhi2010, Sep 20 2017)
Education: Physical education and Masters in strength and conditioning at St Mary's University College, London, England
Coach

PERSONAL: Mick WOODS (GBR) (powerof10.info, Sep 2017)


Injuries

Broke ankle in three places in February 2011; stress fracture in same area following year. The injuries kept her out of action for two years. (bbc.com, 05 May 2015)


Reason: "I always enjoyed competing in sports day at school and found I was very competitive." (telegraph.co.uk, 02 Aug 2011)
Hero: British athletes Paula RADCLIFFE and Kelly HOLMES (thescottishsun.co.uk, 08 May 2012)
Additional information

INJURY FRUSTRATION
Described 2011 as her most testing year after slipping in a cross-country race and breaking her ankle, followed by a stress fracture the following year, which cost her a chance of competing at London 2012 Olympic Games. Had to learn to walk properly again and did not represent Great Britain again until Beijing 2015 World Championships. (athleticsweekly.com, 16 Aug 2015)


COMMONWEALTH HAT-TRICK
Gold Coast 2018 her third Commonwealth Games appearance. At Delhi 2010, bronze in 1500m and fourth in 5000m. At Glasgow 2014, 14th in 5000m. (tilastopaja.eu, Sep 2017)



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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