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Samuels, Dani (1988 - )

Born
26 May 1988
Fairfield, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Commonwealth or Empire Games gold medalist and Track and field athlete

Summary

Dani Samuels was the youngest member of the Australian athletics team at the Olympic Games in Beijing in 2008. The following year, she became discus world champion. She went on to win a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014.

Details

Events

2014
Gold Medalist at Glasgow Commonwealth Games - Athletics - Discus Throw

Sources used to compile this entry: Australian Olympic Committee, 'Dani Samuels', http://corporate.olympics.com.au/athlete/Dani-samuels [accessed 8 January 2016].

Caitlin Stone

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