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Georgy Callingham

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy

Further personal information

Residence
Burnham, ENG
Occupation
Model, Public Speaker
Languages
English
Higher education
Coaching - Sheffield Hallam University: England

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began shooting at age 13.
Why this sport?
Her mother took her to the local sports club in the hope of finding her a sport she could engage in.

General interest

Nicknames
Georgy (paralympics.org.uk, 24 May 2012)
Hobbies
Blogging. (Twitter profile, 11 Nov 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Treat every shot like you have one chance to win a match." (paralympics.org.uk, 24 May 2012)
Impairment
She has hemiplegia cerebral palsy. (thisislocallondon.co.uk, 04 Jun 2010)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She retired from the sport in early 2015. (georginacallingham.co.uk, 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Shooting World Championships (Zagreb, Croatia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH2 Qualification 2010-07-24 29
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
R5 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH2 Qualification 2012-09-01 5
R5 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH2 Final Round 2012-09-01 7