Participants

Jane CLAXTON

Jane CLAXTON
    Hockey
Birth Date:  26 Oct 1992
Age:  25
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  169
Weight (Kg):  60

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
HOC Hockey Women 2 Silver

Jane CLAXTON - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 16:30
Women Pool B
Australia
1
Canada
0
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 21:30
Women Pool B
Australia
5
Ghana
0
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 21:30
Women Pool B
Australia
0
New Zealand
0
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 21:30
Women Pool B
Australia
2
Scotland
0
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 21:15
Women Semifinal
Australia
1
India
0
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 12:45
Gold Medal Event Women Gold Medal
New Zealand
4
Australia
1
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationRank
2014 Glasgow, SCO 1

Olympic Games
YearLocationRank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 6

Champions Trophy
YearLocationRank
2016 London, GBR 4

Occupation

Athlete, occupational therapist (Instagram, 17 May 2017)


Education

Occupational therapy at Curtain University, WA, Australia


Languages spoken

English


Coach

STATE: Darren NEIMKE and Mark DEDMAN (AUS) (hockeysa.com.au, 17 May 2017) NATIONAL: Paul GAUDOIN (AUS) (hockey.org.au, 22 Dec 2016)


Position style

Midfield


Sporting relatives

Her father is the secretary-general of the Oceania Hockey Federation. (websites.sportst.com, 6 Apr 2017)


Injuries: Broke left hand at the 2016 Trans-Tasman Trophy, then missed the International Festival of Hockey Series in Melbourne. (sasi.sa.gov.au, 24 Nov 2016)
National team

2013 vs South Korea in Perth, Australia


National league

 SA Southern Suns, AUS (Instagram, 17 May 2017)


Reason

Her father and brother played hockey, she started when she was six years old. Claxton loves being part of a team. (olympics.com.au, 1 May 2016)


Memorable

"Winning Commonwealth gold at Glasgow (2014) and silver at the World Cup in 2014." (olympics.com.au, 1 May 2016)


Influence

Australian Hockeyroo Melanie TWITT and Australian Olympic gold medallist speed skater Steven BRADBURY. (hockey.org.au, 22 Dec 2016)


Additional information

ACHIEVEMENTS
South Australian Sports Institute Junior Female Athlete of the Year 2013. (hockey.org.au, 22 Dec 2016)


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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