FACTS AND WHAT'S NEW
Not many people realise that Shelley was the 6th British female Javelin Thrower ever to throw over 60m.
She was also the first Thrower to reach an Olympic
Games since Tessa Sanderson and Fatima Whitbread.
Shelley has now moved in to coaching
Shelley played football from 1999 to 2004
Shelley's personal record at the age of 13
was 37m 58cm. Her first club was Salford Metropolitan Athletic Club and Shelley still holds the Javelin records at the club
Shelley is a life member of Sale Harriers
Shelley's first senior England international
was in 1990, aged 17, when she competed for England in Belgium. Her first Senior Great Britain International
was also in 1990, aged 17, at Portsmouth.
Shelley's first Great Britain Junior International
was in 1989 at the European Juniors in Varazdin, Yugoslavia age 16.