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Camille Melvey

AustralianSenior A Team

Date of Birth: July 30th, 1964
Ski Club:  City Tattersalls Ski Club
Coach:  Tim Greville and Pip Daley
Years Skiing: 20
Home Town: Sydney
Home Resort:  Perisher Valley
Favourite Resort: Perisher Valley
Height:  175cm
Weight:  68kg
Occupation: Working in family business - Dawn Trading


             

 

Camille Melvey                 

Ultimate Training Session:  Double poling

Loves:  When everyone feels positive

Hates:  Narrow minded people

Other Interests:  Reading the newspaper, tv, movies

Favourite Meal:  German and Austrian

Favourite Movie:  The Alien Series

Favourite TV show: Stargate SG - 1

Favourite CD: Free volume 7

Last Book Read: Newspaper or magazine

Who would you most like to go skiing with? Bente Martisen 

What is your ultimate dream in XC-Skiing?   To ski the best that I can - skiing well

 


Competitive history: 

Year

Competition

Distance/Style

Place

2001

World Championships

15km Classic

60th

2001

World Championships

5km Persuit

70th

2001

World Championsips

10km Classic

62nd

2000

Kangaroo Hoppet

42km Freestyle

1st

2000

Australian Championships

5km Freestyle

1st

2000

Australian Championships

10km Classic

1st

2000

Australian Championships

21km Freestyle

1st

1999

Australian Championships

15km Freestyle

1st

1999

Australian Championships

10km Classic

1st

1999

Australian Championships

5km Freestyle

1st

1999

Kangaroo Hoppet

42km Freestyle

3rd

1999

World Loppet Cup

Overall Series

3rd

1998

Kangaroo Hoppet

42km Freestyle

2nd

1997

Kangaroo Hoppet

42km Freestyle

1st

 


Equipment:

Skis - Peltonen
Poles - Exel
Boots - Alfa
Bindings - Rottefella

 Personal Sponsors:   - NSW Institute of Sport (NSWIS) - Gold Scholarship
spacer.gif (47 bytes) -Peltonen, Exel, Alfa, Rotterfella, Merit Ski Apparel, Dawn Trading

Camille Melvey

Updated November 2000


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