Participants

Susannah TOWNSEND

Susannah TOWNSEND
    Hockey
Birth Date:  28 Jul 1989
Age:  28
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  165
Weight (Kg):  61

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
HOC Hockey Women 3 Bronze

Susannah TOWNSEND - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 14:30
Women Pool A
England
2
South Africa
0
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 19:30
Women Pool A
England
5
Wales
1
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 9:30
Women Pool A
England
1
India
2
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 19:30
Women Pool A
England
3
Malaysia
0
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 19:00
Women Semifinal
England
0
New Zealand
0
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 10:30
Bronze Medal Event Women Bronze Medal
England
6
India
0
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Rank
2014 Glasgow, SCO 2

Olympic Games
Year Location Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 1

Champions Trophy
Year Location Rank
2016 London, GBR 5
2014 Mendoza, ARG 5

Hobbies

Fitness, West Ham football club (Facebook, 1 Apr 2018)


Occupation

Athlete (englandhockey.co.uk, 1 Apr 2018)


Education

Sport and exercise management at the University of Kent; sports journalism at St Mary's Twickenham, England


Languages spoken

English


Coach

CLUB: Ed WELCH (teamengland.org, 1 Apr 2018)
NATIONAL: Danny KERRY (ENG) (greatbritainhockey.co.uk, 1 Apr 2018)


Position style

Midfield


Injuries

Picked up cartilage damage before the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, but continued on and played out the tournament. Underwent surgery and spent nine months out after Rio, returning in June 2017. (thehockeypaper.co.uk, 9 Jun 2017)


National league

Canterbury, ENG (teamengland.org, 1 Apr 2018)


Reason

"From an early age I took part in every sport, but focused most of my attention on tennis. I was fortunate enough to go to a great secondary school, where I picked up a hockey stick at the age of 13." (self-pass.com, 20 Jan 2015)


Additional information

GOLDEN GIRL
Member of the Great Britain women's team that won gold at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Facebook, 1 Apr 2018)


ACHIEVEMENTS
Named 2014 UK Female player of the Year by the Hockey Writers' Club. (telegraph.co.uk, 21 Jan 2015)


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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