Lorraine Shaw

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Lorraine Shaw (born 2 April 1968 in Gloucester) is an English hammer thrower. Her personal best throw is 68.93 metres, achieved in June 2003 in Loughborough. This is the British record.[1]


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Great Britain and  England
1998 Commonwealth Games Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 2nd 62.66 m
European Championships Budapest, Hungary 11th 58.19 m
1999 World Championships Seville, Spain 14th 62.09 m
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 9th 64.27 m
2001 World Championships Edmonton, Canada 6th 65.89 m
2002 Commonwealth Games Manchester, United Kingdom 1st 66.83 m
European Championships Munich, Germany 20th (q) 61.50 m
2003 World Championships Paris, France 10th 65.95 m
2004 Olympic Games Athens, Greece 30th (q) 64.79 m
2006 Commonwealth Games Melbourne, Australia 3rd 66.00 m


  1. ^ UK All-Time Lists: Women - Throws - GBR Athletics