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Kirsty Gilmour

Badminton

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Kirsty Gilmour
Badminton, Doubles - Mixed, Doubles - Women, Singles - Women
Club: Scottish Senior National Squad, GB Programme & Glasgow School of Sport
Main achievements: Kirsty won her first senior caps at 16 years old (now capped 6 times). She competed for Team Scotland at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi.  She made the last 16 at the 2011 European Juniors in singles. 2011 Senior Scottish National Championships, women’s singles semi-finalist. 2010 Welsh Senior International women’s singles quarter-finalist. 2010 Belgian Senior International mixed doubles semi-finalist. 2010U23 Scottish National Championships,  women’s singles, doubles & mixed doubles winner. 2010 European Women’s Team Championships, quarter-finalist. 2010 Senior Scottish National Championships, women’s singles semi finalist.
Notes:  She will play mixed doubles with Matthew Carder.
  • Date of Birth 21/09/1993
  • Birth Place Bellshill
  • Hometown Bellshill
  • Lives Bothwell
  • Coach Yvette Yun Luo
  • Club National squad
  • Commonwealth Games Representation 2010, 2011, 2014

Did You Know?

  • I watch...

    Amelie and Lost.

  • I eat...

    Poached eggs, avocado, black pudding.

  • Favourite superhero?

    Iron Man

  • I listen to...

    Figure 8- Ellie Goulding.

Career Highlights

5 th
Glasgow 2014
Team Event - Mixed
17 th
Glasgow 2014
Doubles - Women
2 nd
Glasgow 2014
Singles - Women
3 rd
Isle of Man 2011
Singles - Women
17 th
Delhi 2010
Doubles - Mixed
17 th
Delhi 2010
Doubles - Women
9 th
Delhi 2010
Singles - Women
5 th
Delhi 2010
Team Event - Mixed