Participants

Chelsea PITMAN

Chelsea PITMAN
    Netball
Birth Date:  08 Jun 1988
Place of Birth:  PADDINGTON
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  29
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  181

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
NBL Netball Women 1 Gold

Chelsea PITMAN - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 15:02
Women Pool B
England
74
Scotland
28
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 18:32
Women Pool B
Malawi
49
England
74
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 15:02
Women Pool B
England
55
Uganda
49
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 13:02
Women Pool B
England
85
Wales
31
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 9:02
Women Pool B
New Zealand
45
England
54
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 15:02
Women Semifinal
England
56
Jamaica
55
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 13:02
Gold Medal Event Women Gold Medal
Australia
51
England
52
Finished

Biographical Information


Nickname: Chips and Chels (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)
Previous names: Chelsea LOCKE
Hobbies

Travel, coffee, playing social sport (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)


Occupation: Athlete (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)
Languages spoken: English
Coach

CLUB: Dan RYAN (AUS) (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)
NATIONAL: Tracey NEVILLE (ENG) (englandnetball.co.uk, 30 Aug 2017)


Position style: Wing attack
Injuries

Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in 2010. (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)


National team: 2017 vs South Africa in Durban, South Africa
Reason: "My mum wanted me to play a female sport, because all I did was rugby league and motocross growing up." (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)
Ambition: "To win gold at the (Gold Coast) Commonwealth Games and World Cup 2019." (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)
Memorable: "My 2011 World Cup gold medal." (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)
Hero: "My parents. They both come from different upbringings and have been my role models throughout my life." (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)
Ritual: "My dress is the last thing I put on before I leave the changing room." (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)
Additional information

DOUBLE REPRESENTATION
Played for Australia (18 appearances) in netball, making her debut for the Diamonds in 2011. (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)


LUCKY ESCAPE
"I was in the paper at seven days old as 'luckiest girl alive!'. Someone petrol-bombed our boat and my crib was in the front room closest to the boat." (Athlete, 29 Aug 2017) 


BREAK
At the end of the 2014 ANZ Championship season she decided to take an extended break from netball. "I am looking forward to using this time to recharge and spend some time away from netball, which has been a big part of my life for a very long time now." (netball.com.au, 30 May 2014)


FAMILY TIES
Her mother was born in New Zealand and her father was born in England so she has dual citizenship, along with her Australian citizenship. (adelaidenow.com.au, 30 Jun 2017; Athlete, 29 Aug 2017)

BOXING PASSION
PITMAN admits she came close to quitting the sport to pursue a career in boxing after sharing the ring with (TV presenter) Renee GARTNER in an exhibition bout in 2013." (adelaidenow.com.au. 30 Jun 2017)


HIGH PROFILE
Married former National Rugby League star Kevin LOCKE in December 2015. (nowtolove.co.nz, 26 Jun 2016) 

ACHIEVEMENTS
2017 Adelaide Thunderbirds Club Champion. (Instagram, 30 Aug 2017)


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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