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Abbie Bird
Abbie  Bird


Ascot, England

High School:
Furze Platt Senior School


• Top boat for 4 years at Furze Platt Senior School
• Junior girls captain for 2 years • Won silver at National Schools in 2x
• Won gold in 2x at British Championships
• Won silver in the 8 for Coupe de La Jeunesse 2017
• Voted teammate of the year for 2 years Personal

• Has two siblings, one brother named Max and a sister named Izzie
• Born in Ascot, England
• Served as a house captain for her school during her senior year
• Volunteered with local charity to help the homeless
• Volunteer with Netball Club
• Enjoys eating food, listening to music, and making friends


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