MENTOR Geva < Back  
Sport Netball
CGA England   
Gender Women
Born 17 Sep 1984 in Bournemouth, ENG
Height1.91 m
Weight 76 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Bournemouth, ENG
Occupation Sports Administrator
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? Since 1997, England.
Club / Team Surrey Storm / Adelaide Thunderbirds: England
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Goalkeeper
International Debut
Year 2001
Competing for England
General Interest
Nicknames Gevs, G-Unit (surreystormnetball.co.uk, 18 Aug 2010)
Hobbies Kayaking. (surreystormnetball.co.uk, 18 Aug 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning a bronze medal at the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia and beating New Zealand in the 2007 Test Series for the first time in 32 years. (thunderbirds.anz-championship.com 18 Aug 2010)
Hero / Idol Her father. (thunderbirds.anz-championship.com 18 Aug 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Train hard, listen to advice, but most importantly enjoy what you do." (thunderbirds.anz-championship.com 18 Aug 2010)
Awards and honours In 2001, she became the youngest athlete to represent England at a senior level - then aged 16. (England Team Handbook 2002)
Other sports Has competed nationally in trampolining. (England Team Handbook 2002)
Ambitions To win the world title. (surreystormnetball.co.uk 18 Aug 2010)