Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He took up swimming at age 10.
|Why this sport?
||He enjoyed swimming lessons when he was a kid.
|Club / Team
||City of Cardiff Swimming Club: Cardiff, WAL
|Name of coach
||Spending time with his friends and listening to dance music. (British Swimming, 13 Jun 2008)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Winning a bronze medal at the 2005 European Junior Championships and reaching two finals at the 2006 Commonwealth Games. (Athlete, 31 Jul 2008)
|Most influential person in career
||His family and coach Dave Haller. (sportscentric.com, 30 Jul 2010)
|Hero / Idol
||His parents and his coach. (Athlete, 31 Jul 2008)
|Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
||Listens to dance music before he swims. (sportscentric.com, 30 Jul 2010)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Train hard and never give up." (British Swimming, 13 Jun 2008)
||To win a gold medal at the Olympic Games. (British Swimming, 13 Jun 2008)
||He won a gold medal in the 400m Individual Medley at the British Swimming Championships in Sheffield. (Team Wales Delhi 2010 Guide, 2010)