Participants

Sarah WIXEY

Sarah WIXEY
    Shooting
Birth Date:  10 Jun 1970
Place of Birth:  NORTHAMPTON
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  47
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  166
Weight (Kg):  69

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
SHO Shooting Women's Trap 3 Bronze

Sarah WIXEY - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 13 Apr 9:00
Women's Trap Qualification
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 15:55
Gold Medal Event Women's Trap Finals
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Glasgow, SCO Trap Women 11
2006 Melbourne, AUS Trap Women 6

World Championships
YearLocationEventRank
2017 Moscow, RUS Trap Women 15
2013 Lima, PER Trap Women 11
2005 Lonato, ITA Trap Women 33

Previous names: Sarah GIBBINS (issf-sports.org, 29 Sep 2017)
Hobbies

Gardening (Athlete, 3 Oct 2017)


Occupation: Primary school teacher, coach (Athlete, 3 Oct 2017; issf-sports.org, 29 Sep 2017)
Education: Education (Hons) at Nene College, Northampton, England (Athlete, 3 Oct 2017)
Languages spoken: English
Coach

PERSONAL: Christian SCHOFIELD (ENG) (Athlete, 3 Oct 2017)


Position style: Left hand, left eye
Sporting relatives

Father John GIBBINS was a top shooter, winning English Open Sporting Championship in 1987. Husband Michael is a teammate in Wales team. (Athlete, 3 Oct 2017; britishshooting.org.uk, 29 Sep 2017)


Reason: Followed her father into the sport. (bbc.co.uk, 17 Aug 2004)
Memorable: Winning a title in the trap at 2003 World Cup in Perth, Australia. (Athlete, 3 Oct 2017)
Influence: Shooting coach Joe NEVILLE (ENG). “He was my coach when I won gold in Australia (in 2003).? (Athlete, 3 Oct 2017)
Additional information

COMMONWEALTH HISTORY
Sixth in trap on Commonwealth Games debut at Melbourne 2006. At Glasgow 2014, 11th in same event. (thecgf.com, 29 Sep 2017)

ATHENS
First woman to compete in trap for Great Britain, finishing ninth at Athens 2004 Olympic Games. (northamptonchron.co.uk, 17 Aug 2004)



Legend

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

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