THOMPSON Paula < Back  
Sport Netball
CGA Jamaica   
Gender Women
Born 17 Nov 1984 in Clarendon, JAM
Height1.78 m
Weight 61 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Kingston, JAM
Occupation Teacher
Languages English
Higher education Physical Education - G.C Foster College of Physical Education and Sport: Jamaica
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began playing netball in primary school.
Club / Team Waulgrovian: Jamaica
Name of coach Connie Francis
Coach from which country? Jamaica
Coach from what year? 2007
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Goal defence
International Debut
Year 2007
Competing for Jamaica
Opponent England
General Interest
Nicknames Colene. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Hobbies She enjoys surfing the net in her spare time. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Representing her country at the World Championships in 2007, where she took home the bronze medal. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Hero / Idol Her mother. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto I can do all things through christ who strengthens me. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2010)
Awards and honours She was named Most Valuable Player at the 2006 Caribbean Championships. (netball.asn.au, 10 Oct 2007)