Skeleton

Rose McGrandle

Sport/Event > Skeleton

Date and Place of Birth: Milton Keynes

Height > 171 cm

Weight > 64kg

Occupation > Athlete

Biography >

Rose took up skeleton sliding in 2009. She finished first in the overall 2011/2 Intercontinental Cup and followed that up with third place in 2012/3.

Headline Results >

1stskeleton – overall Intercontinental Cup 2011/2

For further information see Rose’s biography on the British Skeleton website.

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Adam Pengilly

Adam PengillySport/Event > Skeleton

Date and Place of Birth >
1977, Taunton, UK

Height > 178cm

Weight > 86kgs

Coached by >
Danny Holdcroft

Date Arrived at Team Bath >
Summer 2003

Occupation >
Athlete
Sports Administrator:
IOC Member
LOCOG Board member
BOA Board member

Biography>

Adam has represented Great Britain in skeleton at two Olympic Winter Games, finishing eighth at Turin in 2006 and 18th at Vancouver four years later.

At Vancouver in February 2010 he...

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Ant Sawyer

Sport/Event > Bob Skeleton

Date and Place of Birth >
1980, Essex, UK

Coached by >
Mark Wood

Biography >
Took up the sport in 2002. Made an instant impact in his first season on the World Cup circuit in 2006/7, with two top-20 finishes in his first three races to stand 21st overall at the end of 2006, after three of the eight rounds.

Followed that...

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Amy Williams

Amy WilliamsSport/Event: Skeleton

Date and Place of Birth: 29 September 1982, Cambridge, UK

Height: 5ft 8in

Coached by: Mickey Grunberger

Occupation: Athlete (Retired, May 2012), broadcaster, pundit and commentator.

Biography:

Amy made history when, in 2010, she became the first British woman to win an Olympic Winter Games gold medal in the sport of skeleton. Her victory was Britain’s only medal of the Vancouver Games.

She was...

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Dr Kristan Bromley

Sport/Event > Bob-skeleton

Date and Place of Birth >
1972, Rossendale, Lancashire

Height > 5ft 10in

Coached by > Richard Bromley and Marques Church

Course of Study > Coach, athlete lifestyle management certificate

Occupation > Athlete

Biography > Dr Kristan Bromley, or “Dr Ice” as he is sometimes know, has been sliding  since 1994. The former University of Bath employee took up the sport as a result of a PhD...

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