Virginia MOLONEY

Virginia MOLONEY
Birth Date:  06 May 1990
Place of Birth:  WARRNAMBOOL
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  27
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  174
Weight (Kg):  52

Events and Medals

Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's Marathon 16

Virginia MOLONEY - Schedule

Time Event Status
Sun, 15 Apr 7:20
Gold Medal Event Women's Marathon Final

Biographical Information

Nickname: Gin, Ginny, Jiff, Garvoc Express (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)

Crosswords, coffee, piano (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)

Occupation: Secondary teacher (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)
Education: Applied science (physical education) at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, AUS (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)
Languages spoken: English

PERSONAL: Liam DELANY (AUS) (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)


Broken patella (2010) and tenosynovitis (Feb 2017) (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)

Reason: "Began in 2014 because I loved the inclusiveness of running and the energy it gives me." (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)
Ambition: "To run a PB in the (Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games) marathon and build towards future world championships and Tokyo 2020." (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)
Memorable: "Winning the 2016 Melbourne Marathon and representing Australia at the world cross-country championships in 2016." (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)
Hero: Susan HOBSON (AUS) Olympian. "A hard-working mum who came late to the sport and always has time for others." (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)
Influence: Coach Liam DELANY (AUS) and Australian marathon runner Ant RICKARDS. (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)
Ritual: "Quiet crossword and a cup of tea." (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)
Additional information

MOLONEY has 10 siblings; her father is one of 11 and mother one of 18. (Athlete, 1 Jul 2017)

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

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