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McColgan-nuttall, Elizabeth locked

McColgan-nuttall, Elizabeth locked

MBE 1992

Born 24 May 1964; d of Martin and Elizabeth Lynch; m 1987 (marr. diss. 2013); three s two d; m 2014, John Nuttall

athletic coach; Director: Athletic Zones, since 2014; Doha Athletic Club, since 2014; RunDohaRun, since 2014


St Saviour’s High Sch., Dundee; Univ. of Alabama


Athletic achievements include: Commonwealth Games: Gold Medal, 10,000m, Edinburgh, 1986, Auckland, 1991; Bronze Medal, 3,000m, Auckland, 1991; World Cross Country Championships: Silver Medal, Warsaw, 1987; Bronze Medal, Antwerp, 1991; Silver Medal, 10,000m, Olympic Games, Seoul, 1988; Silver Medal, 3,000m, World Indoor Championships, Budapest, 1989; Gold Medal, 10,000m, World Championships, Tokyo, 1991; Gold Medal, World Half-Marathon Championships, 1992; Marathons: winner, NYC, 1991; winner, 1992, 3rd, 1996, Tokyo; 3rd, 1993, 5th, 1995, winner, 1996, 2nd, 1997 and 1998, London; retd 2001. Chair, Scottish Athletics, 2003–05. Patron, Leukaemia and Lymphoma Res. (formerly Leukaemia Res. Fund). Hon. DLaws Dundee, 2007; Hon. Dr Abertay. BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award, 1991


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