RYAN Linda < Back  
Sport Shooting
CGA Australia   
Gender Women
Born 25 Aug 1966 in Brisbane, AUS
Height1.66 m
Weight 55 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Melbourne, VIC, AUS
Occupation Administrator
Languages English
Higher education Computer Science
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began shooting at the age of 14 in Australia.
Why this sport? "It is a family sport, so I grew up in the sport."
Club / Team Outtrim Pistol Club: Melbourne, VIC, AUS
Name of coach Anatoly Babushkin
Coach from which country? Australia
Training Regime Five physical training sessions per week and five or six technical training sessions per week.
Handedness Right
International Debut
Year 1995
Competing for Australia
Tournament Oceania Championships
Location New Zealand
General Interest
Hobbies Motor racing, motor bike riding, cooking, gardening. (ISSF, 02 Sep 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning a quota place for the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2000)
Most influential person in career Her father. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2000)
Awards and honours She won the 2001 ADI Perpetual Trophy for Best International Performance by an Australian Pistol Shooter. (Athlete, 16 Apr 2002)
Famous relatives Her father Noel was a Commonwealth Games gold and bronze medallist, and her mother Helen was an air pistol state representative. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2000)
Ambitions To win Olympic gold. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2000)