EVANS Non < Back  
Sport Rugby Union, Wrestling - Freestyle
CGA Wales   
Gender Female
Born 20 Jun 1974 in Swansea, WAL
Height1.63 m
Weight 55 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Llanelli, WAL
Occupation Pharmaceutical Professional
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She started in 2010.
Why this sport? She felt like she needed a new challenge and a change from rugby and her old judo coach challenged her to take up wrestling.
Name of coach Alan Jones
Coach from which country? Wales
Coach from what year? 2010
General Interest
Injuries She suffered a broken leg in 2006. (bbc.co.uk, 05 Jul 2010)

She injured her knee ligaments in training for the Commonwealth Games wrestling team which put her in doubt for the 2010 Women's Rugby World Cup. (bbc.co.uk, 05 Jul 2010)
Other sports She competed in the 2002 Commonwealth Games in both weightlifting and judo, and has 85 caps for Wales as a female rugby player. (bbc.co.uk, 14 Jul 2010)
Other information MULTI TALENTED
She was the first female to compete in two separate sports at the same Commonwealth Games in 2002 by competing in weightlifting and judo. She is set to add to that when she competes in wrestling in Delhi which would make her the first female le to compete in three diferrent sports at the Commonwealth Games. (bbc.co.uk, 20 Jul 2010)