GIZZI Cheryl < Back  
Sport Shooting
CGA Wales   
Gender Women
Born 01 Nov 1950 in Rhyl, WAL
Height1.59 m
Weight 68 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Colwyn Bay, WAL
Occupation Councillor
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She was introduced to shooting by her late husband, who owned a gun shop.
Why this sport? She enjoyed the competition.
Name of coach Fred Allinson
Coach from which country? Wales
International Debut
Year 1995
Competing for Wales
General Interest
Hobbies She is a keen gardener. (bbc.co.uk, 16 Aug 2010)
Injuries She suffered an injury in 2009, she broke her arm after falling at the shops. (dailypost.co.uk, 25 Aug 2010)
Other information 2012 OLYMPICS
She won't be representing Great Britain at the 2012 Olympics in London. "The team for 2012 has already been selected, the Olympics is geared towards the young ones. If you want to compete at that level you have to be training full time - I'd love to do it but I couldn't afford to not work." (dailypost.co.uk, 25 Aug 2010)