COOMBE Karen < Back  
Sport Lawn Bowls
CGA New Zealand   
Gender Female
Born
Height1.74 m
Weight 68 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Wanganui, NZL
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport? Her father was a major part why she took up bowls.
Club / Team Wanganui: Wanganui, NZL
Name of coach Dave Edwards
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Winning seven Wanganui titles in one season. (New Zealand 2010 Commonwealth Games Guide, 06 Oct 2010)
Other information FATHER
Her father was her biggest fan and mentor. When her father passed away, she laid him to rest with her Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games blazer as a sign of how much he meant to her. She will replace that blazer with a Delhi 2010 one. (New Zealand 2010 Commonwealth Games Guide, 06 Oct 2010)