Date of birth: 1st July 1992
Marital status: Single
Main event(s): Singles and Doubles
International Titles: N/A
Scottish Titles: N/A
Other notable achievements:
Silver in Irish 4 nation’s event in singles and Doubles
Selected for Scotland to compete at the 2012 European Para-Badminton Championships in Dortmund
4th Place within 2013 Spanish Para-Badminton International SL4 Men's Singles
Career Highlights: Playing in the European Para-Badminton Championships
Previously - John Kent, Present - Kaity Hall and Fraser Michie
D&N Joinery, Skelmorlie
Stewarts Associates, Largs
Equipment used: Yonex Voltrix Racket
Badminton Goals & Ambitions: Win SL4 category at the 2013 World Para-Badminton Championships
Typical week Training Schedule:
3x fitness (either gym or swimming
2x court session
When did you start playing badminton and why?
Started playing about 10 years ago with the Boys Brigade. I had stopped playing football and needed a new hobby to keep me fit, I enjoyed playing badminton so it was the obvious choice.
First badminton memories:
Winning a semi final match in the BB national badminton competition, It was my first competitive match.
If not badminton then…: Either pool or snooker
Most admired badminton player: Peter Gade