Birth Date:  05 Jul 1992
Place of Birth:  PENRITH
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  25
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  161
Weight (Kg):  50

Events and Medals

Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 5000m 5
Women's 10,000m 6

Celia SULLOHERN - Schedule

Time Event Status
Mon, 9 Apr 20:35
Gold Medal Event Women's 10,000m Final
Sat, 14 Apr 15:20
Gold Medal Event Women's 5000m Final

Biographical Information

Nickname: 'C' (Athlete, Jan 2018)

"My work as a physiotherapist, especially in the area of paediatrics. I also race triathlon nationally." (Athlete, Jan 2018)

Occupation: Physiotherapist (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Education: Physiotherapy at University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Languages spoken: English

Sliced tendon in right foot during aquathon in January 2015. (, Jan 2018)

Reason: â€œI grew up in the Blue Mountains and did lots of sport, including Little Athletics. Enjoyed longer distance running, soccer and triathlon with my dad and my older brother. Took running more seriously during high school.â€? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Ambition: â€œTravel the world racing marathons - Berlin, Chicago, New York and Boston. Race an Ironman triathlon. Continue running with kids and into old age.â€? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Memorable: â€œMelbourne Marathon 2017, winning in a new personal best with friend and mentor, Scott WESTCOTT (AUS).â€? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Hero: â€œKerryn McCANN (AUS). I have never met Kerryn, but watched her run and admired her strength, determination and grace.â€? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Influence: â€œMy former coach, mentor and great friend Scott WESTCOTT. Scott's down-to-earth attitude and persistence are qualities I try to emulate in my own running career.â€? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Ritual: â€œMy mum has always bought me ribbons to match my uniform. Originally it would be a hair ribbon to race in, but these days more a luggage or bag decoration.â€? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Additional information

In only her second marathon, ran Gold Coast 2018 qualifying time and a 19-minute personal best. Three months later, ran another marathon qualifier and five-minute personal best. In December 2017, ran first track race for three years, winning Zatopek 10,000m event, which doubles as Australian championships and Commonwealth Games trial; time ensured automatic selection for Games. (, Jan 2018)

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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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