Club: Northern Ice Wheelchair Curling Club
Resides: Newcastle upon Tyne
Work: Full-time athlete
Introduced to curling: I watched the Torino Olympics/Paralympics 2006 and was fascinated with this sport, and four years later I was watching the Vancouver Paralympics and got in touch with one of the GB athletes Tom Killin. When he returned from Vancouver he introduced me to curling and I fell in love with this sport and I have been curling ever since.
Interests: Wheelchair basketball, going out for pushes around where I live and spending time with my family when I’m not curling.
Role model: Michael Jordan
Best /favourite curling rink/s: Dumfries Ice Bowl and The Peak Stirling
Future Goals: To get selected for the ParalympicsGB curling team and win Gold at a Paralympics and to medal at a World Wheelchair Curling Championships.
Pre game rituals: I like to listen to certain songs on my mp3 player with my headphones on, to get in the zone ready to curl.
World B Wheelchair Curling Championships 2019, 2018, 2015 (with England)
Highland Triples 2019-20, 2018-19 Winners
British Open 2018-19 Runners up (with Team England) 2016-17 Runners up (with Northern Ice)
National Pairs 2017-18 Winners
Played wheelchair basketball for Team GB in the 90’s at numerous international competitions and won a few 1st division championships throughout the years.
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