SUSAN McKELVIE

photo by Bobby Gavin
photo by Bobby Gavin

Born: Susan Catherine McKelvie, Broxburn, 15 June 1985. Club: Edinburgh AC. Coach: Lorraine Shaw.

 

She was the top ranked hammer thrower in Scotland between 2008 and 2013. After narrowly missing out on selection for the 2010 Commonwealth Games, she went on to improve her best by 3 metres to 65.03 in 2011 and competed at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, finishing sixth..

Honours

UK Championships - 3rd HT 2013, 2015

AAA Under 23 – 1st HT 2006, 2007; 2nd HT 2005

AAA Under 20 – 1st HT 2003, 2004; 3rd HT 2002

Scottish – 1st HT 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014; 2nd HT 2005, 2006, 2007; 3rd HT 2016

Scottish Under 23 – 1st HT 2006, 2007; 2nd HT 2005

Scottish Under 20 – 1st HT 2002, 2004

Scottish Under 17 – 2nd HT 2000; 3rd DT 2000; 3rd HT 2001

Representation

Major Championships

Commonwealth Games - 6th HT 2014

European Cup Winter Throwing 2007 – 9th U23 HT

 

Other GB Representation

GB U23 2005 v Cze/Fra/Esp

GB U20 2003 v Ita/Tri; 2004 Lough, v Aus

Records

Scottish Outdoor

Under 20 Hammer 55.28 (27 June 2004-1 August 2009)

Under 20 Hammer 55.27 (27 June 2004-27 June 2004)

Personal Bests and Progression

Shot - 9.43 (2000); Discus - 29.80 (2010); Hammer - 65.03 (2011); Javelin - 33.71 (2009).

 

YEAR BY YEAR PERFORMANCES AND RANKING POSITIONS

 

1999 (U15) – 9.50 SP (8), 25.36 DT (7), 29.18 JT (2).

2000 (U17) – 9.43 SP (7), 30.47 DT (5), 35.68 HT (3).

2001 (U17) – 40.43 HT (4).

2002 (U20) – 46.59 HT (1).

2003 (U20) – 27.41 DT (6), 50.58 HT (2), 26.11 JT (7).

2004 (U20) – 28.34 DT (7), 55.28 HT (1), 25.58 JT (7).

2005 – 29.03 DT (17), 59.29 HT (2).

2006 – 27.21 DT (22), 62.03 HT (2).

2007 – 29.33 DT (21), 60.96 HT (2).

2008 – 60.76 HT (1).

2009 – 27.12 DT (32), 61.46 HT (1), 33.71 JT (15).

2010 – 29.80 DT (19), 61.86 HT (1), 25.48 JT (37)

2011 – 65.03 HT (1)

2012 - 64.65 HT (1)

2013 - 62.65 HT (1)

2014 - 64.21 HT (2)

2015 - 62.72 HT (2)

2016 - 62.77 HT (2)

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