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Linda Pearson

Shooting

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Linda Louise Pearson
Shooting

After a gap of eight years since two top ten finishes at Delhi 2010, Linda shot brilliantly in the Double Trap at Gold Coast 2018 to take bronze – her first Commonwealth Games medal at the age of 54.

Past Commonwealth Championships gold medallist in the Trap Pairs, Linda’s selection for Gold Coast came on the back of a highly successful 2017 season which saw her take silver at both the Italian Grand Prix and ISSF World Grand Prix.

  • Date of Birth 06/03/1964
  • Birth Place Sheffield
  • Hometown Sheffield
  • Lives Sheffield
  • Coach Marco Micheli
  • Club National Shooting Centre Falkirk
  • Commonwealth Games Representation 2010, 2018

Did You Know?

  • I watch...

    Game of Thrones

  • I eat...

    Eggs Royale

  • I listen to...

    Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here

  • Sporting Hero

    Nadia Comaneci

  • Dream holiday destination

    Galapagos Islands

  • Dream job as a child

    To be an Elite Gymnast

Career Highlights

3 rd
Gold Coast 2018
Double Trap - Women
2 nd
2017 ISSF World Grand Prix
Double Trap
2 nd
2017 Italy Grand Prix
Double Trap
1 st
2013 Commonwealth Shooting Federation Championships
Olympic Trap Pairs
6 th
Delhi 2010
Trap (Pair) - Women
10 th
Delhi 2010
Trap - Women