Elise Laverick

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Elise Laverick
Medal record
Women's Rowing
Competitor for  Great Britain
Olympic Games
Bronze 2008 Beijing Double sculls
Bronze 2004 Athens Double sculls
World Championships
Bronze 1997 Aiguebelette Eight
Bronze 2007 Munich Double sculls

Elise Mary Sherwell (née Laverick) (born 27 July 1975 in Rustington, West Sussex) is a British rower. She won bronze at the 2004 Summer Olympics in the double scull with Sarah Winckless, and again at the 2008 Summer Olympics with Anna Bebington. She won the Wingfield Sculls in 2007.

She is a member of Thames Rowing Club in Putney, London, and of Thames Valley Skiff Club at Walton on Thames and is also a former Skiff Champion.

After she retired from rowing, one of her friends introduced her to cycling. Elise tried out a few races and loved it. She was educated at Broadwater Manor School in Worthing for the early years of her youth. She also studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

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