NELSON Chris < Back  
Sport Hockey
CGA Scotland   
Gender Men
Born 27 Sep 1984 in Paisley, SCO
Height1.81 m
Weight 75 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Paisley, SCO
Occupation Information Technology
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? "I started playing hockey when I was four at Kelburne's Jockey Hockey on Saturday mornings. I couldn't wait to go every week. I wanted to play for Scotland so that I could play against some of the best players in the world and see how I would cope with it."
Club / Team Kelburne: Paisley, SCO
Name of coach Russell Garcia
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Midfield
General Interest
Hobbies Playing golf and cricket. (cgcs.org.uk, 17 Sep 2010)
Awards and honours He was named Kelburne Player of the Year for the 2003/04. (sisport.com, 17 Sep 2010)

In 2005/06 his team won the Scottish League, Scottish Cup, European Trophy and European play offs. (sisport.com, 17 Sep 2010)
Other sports He plays cricket for Kelburne. (Team Scotland Media Guide, 2010)
Other information OCCUPATION
He works as a programming engineer. (Team Scotland Media Guide, 2010)