Heather is an Olympic Silver medalist and former World number one modern pentathlete.
An ambitious, and enthusiastic elite athlete who is forward thinking, resilient and focused in her approach to new challenges.
Heather was elected by peers to serve on the British Olympic Association’s Athletes’ Commission to represent elite athletes cross all Olympic sports; re-establishing and leading the Athletes representative role within Modern Pentathlon.
She was a full time elite athlete for Team GB, competing in the Beijing Olympics Game to become a silver medalist, and became world number one Women’s Modern Pentathlon in 2008 and World Junior Champion in 2003.
Stimulated and motivated by working in fast paced environments, Heather is now seeking a career to develop and utilise her skills within the fields of journalism and the media. She has presented regional and national television and radio, with a focus on sports reporting. She has been a newspaper columnist for the Tavistock Times, and has written freelance pieces for the Evening Herald.