| 16.06.2017


Susannah Townsend awarded an MBE for her services to sport

Olympic hockey star Susannah Townsend was awarded an MBE for her services to sport. Susannah, alongside her Olympic teammates, was awarded her MBE from Prince William.

Susannah won Olympic gold at Rio 2016 with her teammates from the GB women's hockey team. Great Britain's women won the first ever Olympic hockey gold medal back in August 2016. They beat defending champions the Netherlands in a dramatic penalty shootout.