Participants

Eloise WELLINGS

Eloise WELLINGS
    Athletics
Birth Date:  09 Nov 1982
Place of Birth:  NEW YORK
Country of birth:  USA
Age:  35
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  173
Weight (Kg):  53

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 5000m 8
Women's 10,000m 16

Eloise WELLINGS - Schedule


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

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's 5000m 5 15:14.99
2010 Delhi, IND Women's 5000m 5 16:11.97
2010 Delhi, IND Women's 10,000m 6 33:36.76
2006 Melbourne, AUS Women's 5000m 4 15:00.69

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 5000m 9 15:01.59
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 10,000m 10 31:14.94
2012 London, GBR Women's 5000m 15r1h1 15:35.53
2012 London, GBR Women's 10,000m 20 32:25.43

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's 5000m 15r1h1 15:25.92
2017 London, GBR Women's 10,000m 22 32:26.31
2015 Beijing, CHN Women's 5000m 10 15:09.62

Nickname: Elzy
Previous names: POPPETT
Education: Exercise science at University of Wollongong, New South Wales, AUS (olympics.com.au, Jun 2016)
Languages spoken: English
Coach

PERSONAL: Nic BIDEAU (AUS) (olympics.com.au, Jun 2016)


Injuries

Eleven stress fractures since 2000. (eloisewellings.com.au, Jun 2017)


Reason: Success with shot put at Little Athletics but switched to middle- and long-distance running at age 10. (eloisewellings.com.au, Jun 2017) "I love it. When I run I feel free." (olympics.com.au, Jun 2016)
Ambition: Compete in Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games marathon. (dailytelegraph.com.au, 27 May 2016)
Hero: Irish distance runner Sonia O'SULLIVAN, Australian distance runners Benita WILLIS, Haley McGREGOR and Craig MOTTRAM. (femail.com.au, 07 Aug 2007)
Influence: Jono (husband)
Ritual: Shoelaces must be tucked in for races. (olympics.com.au, Jun 2016)
Additional information

LONG WAIT
Qualified for Sydney 2000 Olympic Games at 16 but developed the first of 11 stress fractures and had to withdraw. Missed Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008 Olympic Games because of injury but made it to London 2012 and Rio 2016. (eloisewellings.com.au, Jun 2017)


CHARITY
Founding director of Love Mercy Foundation, which develops projects to help people of northern Uganda. (eloisewellings.com.au, Jun 2017)


Social Media

Legend

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

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