O'BRIEN Katie < Back  
Sport Tennis
CGA England   
Gender Women
Born 02 May 1986 in Beverley, ENG
Height1.67 m
Weight 64 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Yorkshire, ENG
Occupation Athlete
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She started playing short tennis at the age of five and started playing tennis at the age of seven.
Club / Team The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club: England
Name of coach Billy Wilkinson
Handedness Right
General Interest
Hobbies She "loves shopping and music." She admits she would "be lost without [her] iPod." (lta.org.uk, 01 Feb 2010)
Famous relatives Her father Phil used to play professional football for Watford. (lta.org.uk, 01 Feb 2010)
Other information BLOGGER
She writes her own blog on the LTA site. (lta.org.uk, 04 Jan 2010)

TRAINING
She trains at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton, London. (lta.org.uk, 01 Feb 2010)

SPONSORSHIP
She is part of the Team AEGON program. It provides her with a range of sport science support such as medical, physical, psychological and nutritional assistance. (livejournal.com, 02 Jul 2009)