Participants

Cassie PURDON

Cassie PURDON
    Athletics
Birth Date:  24 Oct 1996
Place of Birth:  TOWNSVILLE
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  21
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  176
Weight (Kg):  59

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's High Jump 6

Cassie PURDON - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sat, 14 Apr 14:25
Gold Medal Event Women's High Jump Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Occupation: Student, customer service attendant at CSA Fuel Station (qt.com.au, 23 Feb 2018, Athlete, 3 Mar 2018)
Education: Psychological science at Central Queensland University, Australia
Coach

PERSONAL: Gary BOURNE (qt.com, 23 Feb 2018)


Injuries

Stress fracture in lower back (L5) in 2017. (Athlete, 3 Mar 2018)


Ambition: Qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. (Athlete, 7 Mar 2018)
Memorable: Competing at the World Juniors in 2014 and national championships in 2018. (Athlete, 3 Mar 2018)
Additional information

SHOCK SELECTION
Enjoyed a surprise qualification for the Australian team, jumping 1.86m on her third attempt at the 2018 Commonwealth Games Trials. "I thought my season was over and was planning a couple of holidays." Also snared her first ever national title. (qt.com 23 Feb, 2018)


SUPPORT
Included in Athletics Australia's National Athletic Support Scheme, providing her with ongoing support and monitoring. (sunshinecoastdaily.com.au, 1 Dec 2014)



Legend

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

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