Participants

Parag PATEL

Parag PATEL
    Shooting
Birth Date:  27 Dec 1975
Place of Birth:  KINGSTON UPON THAMES
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  42
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  180
Weight (Kg):  70

Events and Medals


Parag PATEL - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Mon, 9 Apr 10:00
Queen's Prize Pairs Finals Day 1
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 10:00
Gold Medal Event Queen's Prize Pairs Finals Day 2
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 10:00
Queen's Prize Individual Finals Day 1
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 10:00
Queen's Prize Individual Finals Day 2
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 10:00
Gold Medal Event Queen's Prize Individual Finals Day 3
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Glasgow, SCO Full Bore Individual 3
2014 Glasgow, SCO Full Bore Pairs 1
2010 Delhi, IND Full Bore Open 1
2010 Delhi, IND Pairs Full Bore Open 3
2006 Melbourne, AUS Open Full Bore 2
2006 Melbourne, AUS Pairs Open Full Bore 1

Hobbies

Skiing (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)


Occupation: Hospital surgeon (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)
Education: Medicine at Guy's and St Thomas Medical School, London, England
Languages spoken: English
Coach

PERSONAL: Jeremy LANGLEY (ENG) (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)


Position style: Left hand, left eye
Reason: â€œMy friend suggested I attend the rifle range at school to see if I would be any good.â€? (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)
Ambition: â€œTo win the fullbore pair event at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, which would make consecutive Games.â€? (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)
Memorable: Collecting six medals (three gold, silver and two bronze) from previous three Commonwealth Games. (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)
Hero: Olympic champion decathlete Daley THOMPSON (ENG) and Olympic medallist runner Steve CRAM (ENG). (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)
Influence: "Michael NASH, who was a shooting master at my school team." (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)
Ritual: Stretching (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)
Additional information

COMMONWEALTH STAR
Represented England at past three Commonwealth Games, winning six medals, including gold in the pairs at Melbourne 2006 and Glasgow 2014, and individual gold at Delhi 2010. Also has a silver and two bronze in medal cabinet. (thecgf.com, 2 Oct 2017)

SURGEON
"In real life, I work as one of a team of surgeons who care for patients with tumors under the brain in the skull base." (Athlete, 30 Oct 2017)

AUSSIE EXPERIENCE
After finishing medical training in England, went to Brisbane to work under the guidance of Professor Bill COMAN and Assoc/Prof Ben PANIZZA to perform head and neck skull base surgery. In Australia, volunteered for the Deadly Ears Program, travelling to rural areas performing operations for children living in deprived Aboriginal communities. (entconsultantsurgeon.co.uk, 2 Oct 2017)


COOL HEAD
Written more than 30 published, peer-reviewed research papers. Also reviews journals of paediatric allergy and immunology and skull base subjects. Presented on 34 different specialist subjects. (entconsultantsurgeon.co.uk, 2 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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