Participants

Carys PARRY

Carys PARRY
    Athletics
Birth Date:  24 Jul 1981
Place of Birth:  PONTYPRIDD
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  36
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  173
Weight (Kg):  73

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's Hammer Throw 6

Carys PARRY - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Tue, 10 Apr 20:40
Gold Medal Event Women's Hammer Throw Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's Hammer Throw 5 65.37
2010 Delhi, IND Women's Hammer Throw 2 64.93
2006 Melbourne, AUS Women's Hammer Throw 6 61.80

Occupation: Athlete
Languages spoken: English
Coach

PERSONAL: Adrian PALMER (englandathletics.org, 24 Sep 2017)


Injuries

Snapped ankle after slipping while walking her dog in November 2016 and had "pins and plates put in there". (bbc.com, 10 Jun 2017)


Ambition: Eyeing medal on Gold Coast. Would not be going if I "didn't think I was capable". (bbc.com, 10 Jun 2017)
Additional information

WEALTH OF EXPERIENCE
Arrives on Gold Coast on back of two Commonwealth Games A standard distances (65.25m, 65.32m). At three previous Games, finished sixth at Melbourne 2006, took silver at Delhi 2010 and finished fifth at Glasgow 2014. (bbc,com, 10 Jun 2017)



Legend

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

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