Michelle Steele

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Michelle Steele
Personal information
Born (1986-03-08) 8 March 1986 (age 32)
Gladstone, Queensland
Height 164 cm (5 ft 5 in) (2014)[1]
Weight 55 kg (121 lb) (2014)
Sport
Country Australia
Sport Skeleton
Event(s) Individual Women
Updated on 6 February 2014.

Michelle Steele (born 8 March 1986 in Gladstone, Queensland) is an Australian skeleton racer who has competed since 2004. She finished 13th in the women's skeleton event at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin.

Steele's best finish at the FIBT World Championships was sixth in the women's skeleton event at St. Moritz in 2007. Her best finish in the World Cup was 3rd at Calgary in 2013

She used to be a surf lifesaving athlete, and a level nine gymnast. Steele's surf lifesaving highlights including coming fourth in the open women's beach flags at the Australian Surf Lifesaving Championships in 2004, and being Queensland State Champion in open and under 19 beach flag events.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Michelle Steele". sochi2014.olympics.com.au. Australian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 6 February 2014. 

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