Participants

Martina Lindsay VELOSO

Martina Lindsay VELOSO
    Shooting
Birth Date:  27 Oct 1999
Place of Birth:  SINGAPORE
Country of birth:  SGP
Age:  18
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  154
Weight (Kg):  54

Events and Medals


Martina Lindsay VELOSO - Records

Record Event Mark Date Location
GR Women's 10m Air Rifle Finals 247.2 9 April, 2018 Gold Coast (AUS)
GR Women's 50m Rifle Prone Finals 621.0 12 April, 2018 Gold Coast (AUS)

Martina Lindsay VELOSO - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Mon, 9 Apr 11:00
Women's 10m Air Rifle Qualification
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 13:30
Gold Medal Event Women's 10m Air Rifle Finals
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 14:00
Gold Medal Event Women's 50m Rifle Prone Finals
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 8:30
Women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions Qualification
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 11:30
Gold Medal Event Women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions Finals
Finished

Legend

GR: Commonwealth Games Record

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Glasgow, SCO 10m Air Rifle Women 5

World Championships
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Granada, ESP 10m Air Rifle Women 57

Hobbies

Reading, rollerblading, hiking (Athlete, 1 Mar 2018; Athlete, 29 Oct 2017)


Occupation: Student (Athlete, 29 Oct 2017)
Education: Sport and wellness management at Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore
Languages spoken: English
Coach

NATIONAL: Elham HASHEMI (IRI) (Athlete, 29 Oct 2017)


Position style: Right hand, right eye (issf-sports.org, 17 Jul 2017)
Other sports

Junior black belt in taekwondo. (Athlete, 1 Mar 2018)


Reason: "The feeling of shooting bullseyes was something that interested me and I thought guns were pretty cool, too." (Athlete, 29 Oct 2017)
Ambition: Winning a medal at the Olympic Games. (Athlete, 29 Oct 2017)
Memorable: Being the youngest ISSF World Cup gold medallist at age 14. (Athlete, 29 Oct 2017)
Influence: Coach, Elham HASHEMI (IRI) . "She is the one who has been advising and guiding my path to current or future success." (Athlete, 29 Oct 2017)
Ritual: Having a good breakfast and smile. Breathing and visualisation. (Athlete, 1 Mar 2018; Athlete, 29 Oct 2017)
Additional information

TEST EVENT
Bronze in 10m air rifle and 50m rifle 3 positions at Commonwealth Shooting Championships at the Belmont complex in November 2017 - a test event for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. (shootingaustralia.org, 5 Nov 2017)


LEGENDS
Her name comes from top tennis players Martina HINGIS (SUI) and Lindsay DAVENPORT (USA). (Athlete, 29 Oct 2017)


STAR
Youngest shooter to win an ISSF World Cup medal (bronze), at age 14, in the 10m air rifle in Munich, Germany, in 2014. (issf-sports.org, 8 Jun 2014)


RECORD
Set a national 10m air rifle record of 421.0 points at Safra Yishun Indoor Air Weapon Range in April 2017. (straitstimes.com, 9 Apr 2017)


MIGRATION
Parents, Melvin and Loressa, are from the Philippines and migrated to Singapore in the late 1990s. (inquirer.net, 21 Aug 2014)


AWARD
Sportsgirl of the Year at Singapore Sports Awards in 2015. (sportsschool.edu.sg, 6 Aug 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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