Participants

Susannah SMITH

Susannah SMITH
    Shooting
Birth Date:  21 Nov 1979
Place of Birth:  SYDNEY
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  38
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  148
Weight (Kg):  60

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
SHO Shooting Women's 50m Rifle Prone 13

Susannah SMITH - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 12 Apr 14:00
Gold Medal Event Women's 50m Rifle Prone Finals
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2010 Delhi, IND 50m Rifle Prone Women 5
2010 Delhi, IND Pairs 50m Rifle Prone Women 6
2006 Melbourne, AUS 10m Air Rifle Women 19
2006 Melbourne, AUS Pairs 10m Air Rifle Women 4
2006 Melbourne, AUS 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women 9
2006 Melbourne, AUS Pairs 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women 4
2006 Melbourne, AUS 50m Rifle Prone Women 21
2006 Melbourne, AUS Pairs 50m Rifle Prone Women 4
2002 Manchester, ENG 10m Air Rifle Women 12
2002 Manchester, ENG Pairs 10m Air Rifle Women 5
2002 Manchester, ENG 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women 13
2002 Manchester, ENG Pairs 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women 2

World Championships
YearLocationEventRank
2002 Lahti, FIN 10m Air Rifle Women 94
2002 Lahti, FIN 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women 55

Nickname: Susie, Little One (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)
Hobbies

Travel, music, socialising (issf-sports.org, 16 Oct 2017)


Occupation: High school teacher (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)
Education: Education at University of Sydney, NSW, Australia (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)
Languages spoken: English
Position style: Right hand, right eye
Reason: â€œI danced and played tennis when I was 11 but my weekends were free. My dad had recently joined the local rifle club and I started going up with him.â€? (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)
Ambition: Winning a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games and world championships. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)
Memorable: Silver medal in 50m rifle 3 positions pair at Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games with her best friend, Susan McCREADY (AUS). (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)
Hero: "My students inspire me every day as do the staff I work with." (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)
Influence: â€œMy first coach, Donald TOLHURST, who competed at four Olympic Games from 1956 to 1968. He was my coach for around 10 years before he passed away. He gave me a fantastic foundation. My dad is also a huge influence.â€? (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)
Ritual: â€œI always wear the same perfume. I always lie on my mat looking at the range, checking the weather and stretching for 10 minutes before preparation time begins.â€? (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)
Additional information

COMONWEALTH GAMES
Silver medal in 50m rifle 3 positions pair with Susan McCREADY (AUS) on Commonwealth Games debut at Manchester 2002. Also competed at Melbourne 2006 and Delhi 2010; best individual result fifth in 50m prone at Delhi. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017; thecgf.com, 16 Oct 2017)


PHYSIQUE
Due to small build, often gets mistaken for a student when at school. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)


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Legend

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

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