Frances Perraudin

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Name: Frances Perraudin
Date registered: October 30, 2014
URL: http://www.theguardian.com/football/liverpool

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Aug 25

The Olympic medallist who balanced training with GCSE studies

Gymnast Amy Tinkler has collected her GCSE results just a day after returning from Rio where she won a bronze medal

Just one day after returning home from Rio to a hero’s welcome, bronze medal-winning gymnast Amy Tinkler collected her GCSE results from Durham high school for girls.

After all the excitement of the past few weeks, the 16-year-old – the youngest of Team GB’s medalists – decided not to face the cameras and instead got her results emailed to her at home.

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