Participants

Gaye SHALE

Gaye SHALE
    Shooting
Birth Date:  20 Mar 1968
Place of Birth:  HAMILTON
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  50
Gender:   Female

Weight (Kg):  0

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
SHO Shooting Women's Double Trap 7

Gaye SHALE - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Wed, 11 Apr 10:30
Gold Medal Event Women's Double Trap Finals
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Glasgow, SCO Double Trap Women 7

Hobbies: Hiking, travelling (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Occupation: Personal trainer (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Education: Arts (recreation) at Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Languages spoken: English
Position style: Right eye, right hand
Sporting relatives: Son Adam represented Australia at the World Sporting (clay shooting) Championships in 2013, 2014 and 2015. He won the FEDECAT Fan 32 World Championships in Madrid, Spain, in 2015. (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Reason: "My late husband got me involved in it." (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Ambition: "To continue enjoying shooting." (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Memorable: Making Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Hero: American actor Sylvester STALLONE because of his role as Rocky. (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Influence: Olympic gold medallist in the men's double trap Russell MARK (AUS). "Because he always believed in me." (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Ritual: Good food, especially chicken, rice and salad. (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017)
Additional information

FITNESS BUSINESS
Registered personal trainer and has had her own studio in Rutherglen, Victoria, since 2012. (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017; fitness.org.au, 10 Jul 2017)


PERSEVERANCE
Widowed in 2001 and left with a young family and business, but retained her desire to make the national shooting team, which she did at Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. "It's just been a long time coming and it capped off everything I've been trying to do for years. Regardless of what life throws at you, there's always a way." (Athlete, 6 Jul 2017; sbs.com.au, 4 Jun 2014; thewest.com.au, 5 Jun 2014)


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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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