Kelly HOLMES

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1970-04-19
Education Hugh Christie Comp Sch
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Style Dame Kelly Holmes, DBE
Career athlete; memb Ealing Southall and Middx Athletics Club; English Schs winner 1,500m 1983 and 1987, Gold medal 800m Mini Youth Olympics 1987, Gold medal 1,500m GB Int Germany and Ipswich 1987, semi-finalist World Championships 1993, Silver medal 1,500m European Championships 1994, Gold medal 1,500m Cwlth Games Victoria 1994, Silver medal 1,500m and Bronze medal 800m World Championships 1995, Silver medal 1,500m Cwlth Games Kuala Lumpur 1998, Bronze medal 800m Olympic Games Sydney 2000, Silver medal 800m Goodwill Games 2001, Gold medal 1,500m Cwlth Games Manchester 2002, Bronze medal 800m European Championships 2002, Silver medal 1,500m World Indoor Championships 2003, Silver medal 800m World Championships 2003, Gold medal 800m and Gold medal 1,500m Olympic Games Athens 2004; English and Br record holder 800m, Br and Cwlth record holder 1000m and 1,500m, Br record holder 800m and 1500m indoors; ranked no 1 in world for 1,500m 1997 and 2004, ranked no 3 in the world for 800m 2001; Army judo champion, Army volleyball player; Army Athlete of the Year 1989-97, Combined Servs Sports Woman of the Year 1993 and 1994, Middx County Sports Woman of the Year 1994 and 1995, Athlete of the Year Sports Writers' Assoc 1995, nominated Mover & Shakers Award Company magazine 1995, Br Athletics Female Athlete of the Year 1995, 3rd place Carlton TV Sports Personality of the Year 1997, BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2004, European Athlete of the Year 2004, IAAF Female Performance of the Year 2004, Int Athlete of the Year 2004, Sports Writers Assoc Sports Woman of the Year 2004, Br Athletic Writers Assoc Female Athlete of the Year 2004, Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year 2005; non-sporting career: nursing asst 1986-87, Sgt (HGV driver then army physical trg instr) HM Forces 1988-97, md Double Gold Enterprises Ltd 1997-; fndr and dir On Camp with Kelly 2004-, fndr Believe to Achieve with Kelly, nat sch sport champion, motivational speaker; Hon Dr in Sports Science Leeds Met Univ 2005, Hon DCL Univ of Kent 2005
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