Naomi Folkard profile

Naomi Folkard

Archery (Women's Individual)

Career highlight

Folkard won her third European silver medal this year. She was runner-up at the 2006 Commonwealth Games and narrowly missed out on a team medal at the Beijing Olympics when she, Alison Williamson and Charlotte Burgess lost to France 203-201 in the bronze-medal match.

Career background

Born in Leamington Spa, Folkard first tried archery at scout camp aged five. By the age of 12 she was a member of the British junior team.

Did you know?

Folkard studied music at Birmingham University.

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