Participants

Tom MARSHALL

Tom MARSHALL
    Athletics
Birth Date:  12 Jun 1989
Place of Birth:  ABERWYSTWYTH
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  28
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  180
Weight (Kg):  63

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Men's 1500m  

Tom MARSHALL - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 13 Apr 11:35
Men's 1500m Round 1 - Heat 1
Finished

Biographical Information


Nickname: Marshall (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017)
Hobbies

Golf and watching sports, especially football (Manchester United fan), and movies/TV series (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017) 


Occupation: Business development manager for Sporttape. (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017)
Education: MBA at University of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA; science in sport management at University of Wales Institute, Cardiff
Coach

PERSONAL: James THIE (WAL) (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017)


Reason: School rugby lesson cancelled so taken on a run instead. "Realised that I could be quite good, so began training at the local club. Started in 2006 at the age of 16, 17." (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017)
Ambition: Top five at Gold Coast 2018 then numerous world and European teams before trying for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017)
Memorable: "The London Diamond League. The biggest race of my career to date and I set a personal best. Also, breaking the four-minute mile for the first time in Ireland. A dream come true." (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017)
Hero: Ethiopian distance runner Kenenisa BEKELE, coach James THIE (WAL) (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017)
Influence: Coach James THIE (WAL), training partner Iwan THOMAS (WAL) (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017)
Ritual: Espresso and snack leading into a race. (Athlete, 27 Sep 2017)
Additional information

LATE STARTER
Set personal bests at 800m, 1000m, 1500m, mile and 3000m in 2017. Gold Coast 2018 his first national selection at mature age of 28. (tilastopaja.eu, Sep 2017)


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Legend

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

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