Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She first picked up a bow at age seven. At age 17 she joined the Dearne Valley Archery Club.
|Why this sport?
||Her first archery lesson was with her parents, who were both keen and competitive archers.
|Club / Team
||Dearne Valley Archery Club: England
|Name of coach
|Coach from which country?
|Coach from what year?
||Singing, reading, puzzles. (World Archery, 16 Jul 2012)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Winning a silver medal in the women's team event at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India. (amyoliverarchery.com, 10 Aug 2011)
||LOUD CROWD CONTROVERSEY
She was part of the English team that lost by one point [207-206] to India in the team recurve gold medal competition at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi. The English team said that the home crowd was loud during the visitors' shooting. "I was nervous, the crowd was not good. They were pretty loud and it was not good sportsmanship for archery," Oliver said. (The Independent, 09 Oct 2010)