Participants

Pauline WILSON

Pauline WILSON
    Lawn Bowls
Birth Date:  05 Feb 1964
Place of Birth:  ROTHBURY
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  54
Gender:   Female
Sport Class
B7

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
LBO Lawn Bowls Open B6/B7/B8 Triples 6

Pauline WILSON - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 19:00
Open B6/B7/B8 Triples Section A - Round 1
New Zealand
26
Wales
5
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 19:00
Open B6/B7/B8 Triples Section A - Round 2
Scotland
27
Wales
4
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 19:30
Open B6/B7/B8 Triples Section A - Round 3
South Africa
21
Wales
4
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 17:31
Open B6/B7/B8 Triples Section A - Round 4
Australia
22
Wales
12
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 20:00
Open B6/B7/B8 Triples Section A - Round 5
Wales
15
England
13
Finished

Biographical Information


Hobbies: Gardening, knitting, weaving, reading, cooking (mirror.co.uk, 5 May 2016; Athlete, 4 Jun 2017)
Languages spoken: English
Reason: Her first husband played lawn bowls, so she followed him and began playing at age 18. (Athlete, 4 Jun 2017)
Ambition: "Would love to go to the Commonwealth Games and win a medal." (Athlete, 4 Jun 2017)
Memorable: "Overcoming my serious operation." (Athlete, 4 Jun 2017)
Hero: Scottish swimmer David WILKIE. "I was a swimmer before I lost my leg. He came to my club and lived up to expectations." (Athlete, 4 Jun 2017)
Influence: "My husband Douglas, for attending events and making the 130-mile trip to hospital to come and see me." (Athlete, 4 Jun 2017)
Additional information

APOLOGY
Following complications from her surgeries, she was issued an apology and received an undisclosed payout from the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, which admitted liability and clinical negligence, in February 2015. “What I have been through was unimaginable, and of course it should never have happened. Once you learn to deal with it, you have to move on.� (mirror.co.uk, 5 May 2016)


IMPAIRMENT DETAILS
Left leg was amputated below the knee in March 2014 after complications from surgery. Diagnosed with ulcerative colitis (inflamation of colon and rectum) and had a colectomy in 2006 and a proctocolectomy in August 2008. (mirror.co.uk, 5 May 2016)



Legend

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

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