Athlete Year of Birth: 1971
Athlete Place of Birth: Alton, Hampshire, England
Athlete Weight: 58kg
Athlete Height: 5'7''
Athlete Lives: Whangarei Array
WTS Ranking: 73 213pts
ITU Points List:: 277 157.18pts
Samantha’s first taste of international triathlon competition was at the 2001 Edmonton Triathlon World Championships in the women’s 25-29 age-group. Despite not competing in the sport as a junior, Samantha is pleased with what she has achieved and enjoys the training and racing. Her future goals include the 2008 Olympic Games and inspiring others to achieve their dreams.
Athlete Sponsors: G.J.Gardner Homes, Mark Cromie Holden, Allens Reallty, Alto Lab Simulated Altitude Training, Asics,
Athlete Language: English
Athlete Tri Entry Year: 2000
Athlete Other Sports: Soccer, Snowboarding
Athlete Education: B.Ed (Hons), Education Physical Education, Science
Athlete Hobbies: Baking cakes
Athlete Children: None but I want heaps!!
Athlete Sports Hero: Lance Armstrong
Athlete Proudest Moment: Thats easy, the Silver medal at the Melbourne Commonwealth Games...greatest day of my life....so far!
Athlete Injuries: Broken elbow - 2000, After bike crash in race