Further Personal Information
||Houston, TX, USA
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He began athletics at age five in Saint Kitts and Nevis.
|Why this sport?
||He followed his father and aunt into the sport. He loved to run and jump, and realised he had a talent to run fast and wanted to see how far he could go as an athlete.
|Club / Team
||Elite Performance Track Club: Houston, TX, USA
|Name of coach
||Eric Francis [personal], from 2007
||St. Kitts & Nevis
||Zaggadon, Fastest Producer (gov.kn, 5 Feb 2013)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Winning a bronze medal in the 100m at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
|Most influential person in career
||His father. (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
|Hero / Idol
||Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 22 Jul 2014)
||He ended his 2015 season after the 2015 World Championships in Beijing, People's Republic of China, because of a strained right Achilles tendon. (Facebook page, 25 Aug 2015)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"You get out what you put in. Hard work and patience is the key." (Athlete, 12 Aug 2016)
|Awards and honours
||He was Saint Kitts and Nevis' flag bearer during the opening ceremony of the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (Facebook page, 11 Jul 2015)
He was Saint Kitts and Nevis' flag bearer during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. (GNS, 24 Jul 2014)
||To compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Facebook page, 19 Mar 2016)
As a child he attended band practice with his father, which led to his interest in music. He moved into music production under the nickname Fastest Producer. "I was exposed to many genres of music as a young kid and ever since have had a passion for instrumentation and melody. I want to collaborate with as many great musicians as possible to create timeless music." (indienationblog.com, 21 Dec 2015; Facebook page, 28 Jan 2013)