Philippa Roles


Age: 39

Welsh discus thrower who competed at both the 2004 and 2008 Olympic Games in the women's discus throw competition and also represented Wales at the Commonwealth Games in Manchester, Delhi and Kuala Lumpur, who was placed fourth in the British all-time rankings after throwing her career-best of 62.89 metres.

Cause of Death: Cancer

Born: March 1, 1978

Died: May 22, 2017

London, England