Participants

Winston HILL

Winston HILL
    Boxing
Birth Date:  17 Sep 1993
Age:  24
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  172
Weight (Kg):  0

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
BOX Boxing Men's 69kg 3 Bronze

Winston HILL - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sat, 7 Apr 13:50
Men's 69kg Round of 16
Winston HILL
W
Lyndel MARCELLIN
L
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 19:39
Men's 69kg Quarterfinal 1
Stephen NEWNS
L
Winston HILL
W
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 20:13
Bronze Medal Event Men's 69kg Semifinal 1
Winston HILL
L
Aidan WALSH
W
Finished

Legend

L: Lost
W: Winner

Biographical Information


Highlights
Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 69kg R32

Nickname: Tony, 'Fiji's Own, The Real' Winston HILL (Athlete, 26 Jun 2017; 16 Mar 2018)
Hobbies

Scuba diving, surfing, rock climbing, fishing (Athlete, 26 Jun 2017; 6 Mar 2018)


Occupation: Gym manager, fitness instructor, formerly an engineer. (Athlete, 26 Jun 2017)
Education: Mechanical engineering at Fiji National University, Samabula
Languages spoken: Fijian, Rotuman, English
Coach

PERSONAL: Napoleon TAUMOEPEAU (USA) (Athlete, 26 Jun 2017; thecoconet.tv, 2016)
NATIONAL: Pauliasi RATU (FIJ) (fijisun.com.fj, 9 Jan 2018)


Position style: Orthodox (AIBA, Aug 2015)
Sporting relatives

Brother, Jonathan, is an amateur boxer in 75kg category. (Athlete, 26 Jun 2017)


Injuries

Impinged posterior deltoid in left shoulder; tendonitis in right elbow and knee. (Athlete, 16 Mar 2018) 


Reason: A desire to learn self-defence led to a passion for combat sports, then boxing. (Athlete, 26 Jun 2017)
Ambition: “Compete at the Olympics again and achieve gold, then become world champion and face the likes of Canelo ALVAREZ and win.? (Athlete, 16 Mar 2018)
Memorable: "Walking into the ring at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and experiencing the rush of energy from the crowd and the feeling of 'Yes, I made it.'" (Athlete, 16 Mar 2018)
Hero: Professional boxer, Canelo ALVAREZ (MEX). “He started boxing at an early age and became a young world champion.? (Athlete, 16 Mar 2018)
Influence: “My partner for her unwavering love and support; my family for always being there; my coach for creating pathways and opportunities to improve.? (Athlete, 16 Mar 2018)
Ritual: Listen to music, mostly soul, and pray. "I also do a lot of dynamic stretches and reaction exercises." (Athlete, 26 Jun 2017; 16 Mar 2018)
Additional information

LATE BLOOMER
"I started boxing at the late age of 20. It's been four years now and it's been a busy four years. There is no talent here, only hard work and perseverance." (Athlete, 16 Mar 2018)


MEDAL
Took silver in the 65kg-69kg at the 2015 Pacific Games in Port Moresby. (fijitimes.com, 18 Jul 2015)

OCEANIA CHAMPIONSHIPS
Runner-up in the 69kg category at the 2017 Oceanian Boxing Championships, the Gold Coast, Australia. (AIBA, 29 Jun 2017)

FITNESS GURU
Completed Certificate 3 and 4 in Fitness and Level 1 coach in Health and Nutrition. (Athlete, 16 Mar 2018) 


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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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