GORDON Georgia < Back  
Sport Netball
CGA Jamaica   
Gender Women
Born 19 Oct 1974
Height1.73 m
Weight 63 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence United States
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Higher education Hospitality Management, Human Resources, Management - New York Institute of Technology: Old Westbury, NY, USA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She started playing in high school in 1985.
Why this sport? She was encouraged by her coach, Brenda Khouri.
Club / Team Tivoli Gardens Netball Team: Kingston, JAM
Name of coach Sylvester Campbell
Coach from which country? Jamaica
Coach from what year? 2010
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Goalkeeper
Handedness Right
International Debut
Year 1989
Competing for Jamaica
Tournament World Championships
Location Birmingham
General Interest
Nicknames Geo. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Hobbies Basketball, shopping and partying. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Being nominated for Jamaican Sportswoman of the Year in 1999 and 2000. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Most influential person in career Her coach Maureen Hall and former coach Brenda Khouri. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2002)
Hero / Idol Michael Jordan for his commitment and dedication to his sport and wanting to be the best in his field. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2002)

Kobe Bryant. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto Hard work brings true joy. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2002)

Through Christ all things are possible. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Awards and honours She was nominated for the Jamaican Sportswoman of the Year Award in 1998, 1999 and 2000. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2002)

Athletic Scholar Award - NYIT 2005, Suma Cum Laude 2003 and Masters with Distinction in 2005. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Other sports He played college basketball. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2002)
Famous relatives European footballer, Tony Finnigan. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Ambitions To operate her own business in the hospitality industry. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)