athlete

Kristina Stiller

Tina was selected for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games as a spare and due to illness within the crew raced in the women’s eight for the final where they finished 5th.  She is currently training in the senior women’s squad.

She represented GB at the World U23 Championships in 2008, 2007 and 2006.  In 2008 she raced in the single scull winning a silver medal, in 2007 and 2006 she raced in the women’s quadruple scull, winning a bronze and silver medal respectively.

Tina has also represented Great Britain at junior level, winning bronze in the junior women’s quadruple scull at the World Junior Championships in 2005, the previous year she finished 9th in the women’s double scull.

Tina started rowing at Tees Rowing Club in 2003 but only started competing seriously after moving to St Peter’s School. She was influenced by her brother, who also rowed at school.

In 2006 she was a bronze medallist at the British Indoor Rowing Championships at Under 23 level. Tina is a two time National Schools Regatta gold medallist, in 2004 in the women’s single scull and in 2005 in the women’s double scull.

She is currently taking a degree in Nutrition at the University of Nottingham.

Tina is Lottery Funded through UK Sport.

Location
Place of Birth: Darlington
Current Address: Yarm
Home Town: Yarm
Region(s): North Yorkshire

 

Personal information
Date of Birth: 23 June 1987
Height: 176cm
Weight: 70kg
Education: St Peter’s School

 

Rowing information
Club: Leander Club
Boat: Senior Women’s Squad
Role: Rower
Coach: Ade Roberts
Learnt to Row: St Peter’s School Boat Club
Original Club(s): Tees Rowing Club
Original Coach: Arthur Ellis–Davies

 

GB Competitive Record   
Olympic Games
2008 5th* W8+
World Rowing U23 Championships
2008 Silver W1x
2007 Bronze W4x
2006 Silver W4x
World Rowing Junior Championships
2005 Bronze W4x
2004 9th W2x

competed in the final only

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