DOUGLAS Montell < Back  
Sport Athletics, Bobsleigh
CGA England   
Gender Women
Born 24 Jan 1986 in London, ENG
Height1.75 m
Weight 67 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence London, ENG
Occupation Waitperson
Higher education Sports Science - Brunel University: London, ENG
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began the sport at the age of 13.
Why this sport? Her teacher encouraged her to attend competitions.
Club / Team Blackheath and Bromley Harriers: Hayes, ENG
Name of coach Ayo Falola
Coach from which country? England
Training Regime She trains six days a week, with each session lasting about two and a half hours.
International Debut
Year 2007
Competing for England
Tournament European Championships
Location Sweden
General Interest
Nicknames Monty or Monsta. (Athlete, 31 Jul 2008)
Hobbies Listening to music and learning sign language. (Athlete, 31 Jul 2008)
Most influential person in career Coach Ayo Falola. (Athlete, 31 Jul 2008)
Hero / Idol Athlete Christine Ohoruogu. (, 26 Nov 2008)
Injuries She suffered hamstring tears between 2003-2005. (Athlete, 31 Jul 2008)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs She likes to listen to an unfamiliar song before going to race. (Athlete, 31 Jul 2008)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Work Hard, train smart," and "Put it in, Get it out." (Athlete, 31 Jul 2008)
Other sports She originally participated in high jump, but suffered from back injuries and moved into sprinting at the age of 15. (Athlete, 31 Jul 2008)
Ambitions To be an Olympic champion. (, 26 Nov 2008)
Other information OTHER ACTIVITIES
She is a street dancer and qualified silver service waitress. (, 31 Jul 08)