Participants

Taryn GOLLSHEWSKY

Taryn GOLLSHEWSKY
    Athletics
Birth Date:  18 May 1993
Place of Birth:  BUNDABERG
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  24
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  182
Weight (Kg):  75

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's Discus Throw 5

Taryn GOLLSHEWSKY - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 12 Apr 20:40
Gold Medal Event Women's Discus Throw Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's Discus Throw 9 53.04

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's Discus Throw 27 54.29

Hobbies

"Dog Klaus, who is a Weimaraner. Soccer, volleyball, surfing, kiteboarding and anything to do with the beach." (Athlete, Nov 2017)


Education: Master of teaching and exercise and sport science at Central Queensland University
Coach

PERSONAL: Les KUORIKOSKI (AUS) (athletics.com.au, Nov 2018)


Other sports

"I have competed at state and national level in soccer and volleyball." (Athlete, Nov 2017)


Reason: â€œAs a child, mum was a big believer in opening doors for me and offering me opportunities. I thrived in any sporting scenario, I love it.â€? (Athlete, Nov 2017)
Ambition: â€œTo stand on top of a podium with an Australian flag draped around my shoulders, singing the national anthem.â€? (Athlete, Nov 2017)
Memorable: â€œThrowing an automatic qualifier in the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and going into the final ranked third. I was seen as an underdog, having just scraped into the team, so to perform so well in the qualifying round was phenomenal.â€? (Athlete, Nov 2017)
Influence: â€œMy coach Les KUORIKOSKI (AUS) has been the most influential person in my career. I consider Les one of my closest friends. He understands and can relate to elite athleticism, having been an athlete himself.â€? (Athlete, Nov 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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