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Danielle McConnell

Sport / Discipline

Athletics

Birth Place

Hobart

Birth state

TAS

Date of Birth

11/01/1994

Age

26

Gold Coast, 2018

Results History

GAMES SPORT / DISCIPLINE EVENT / PHASE OPPONENT PERFORMANCE RESULT MEDAL

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Additional Information

Languages Spoken:

No

Are you a citizen of a country other than Australia? If yes, please provide details?

No

Education Details:

Bachelor of Arts, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA

Club details:

Eastern Suburbs Athletic Club, Hobart, TAS

Why did you begin your sport?

I wanted to be like my older brother, Chris, when he started doing Athletics so I made my parents sign me up too.

What is your most memorable sporting achievement?

Representing Australia at the World Junior Championships, 2012

Who is your hero / idol, and why? Have you ever met them?

Dani Stevens, she never stops working hard to achieve her goals, even when things aren't going the way she plans

Who has been the most influential person or people in your career and why?

My parents, they always support me no matter what, through the ups and the downs. I would not have started without them and I would not be even close to the athlete I am today if it was not for their support.

What is your sporting ambition?

Represent Australia as many times as possible