Further Personal Information
||Wife, Emma. daughter Mia, son Rowan
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He started playing the sport at age 12.
|Why this sport?
||He was influenced by his father.
|Club / Team
||Nottinghamshire: Nottingham, ENG
|Name of coach
||Julian Robertson and Andy Wood
|Coach from which country?
||Scud. (Infostrada Sports, 13 May 2003)
||Karaoke, watching films, playing golf and spending time with his wife and children. (Badminton England, 13 May 2003, Badminton England, 30 May 2008)
|Most influential person in career
||Park Joo Bong. (Athlete, 14 Jun 1999)
|Hero / Idol
||Korean badminton player Park Joo Bong. (Athlete, 14 Jun 1999)
||He was forced to miss the 2006 Thomas and Uber Cup in Japan because of a shoulder injury. (badders.com, 25 Apr 2006)
||He once knocked England cricketer Andrew Flintoff's middle stump out in a junior match. (Badminton Association of England, 12 May 2003)
||His father played county first team badminton for Derby. (Badminton Association of England, 12 May 2003)
||To be as good as former World and Olympic champion Rexy Mainaky was.
(badmintonengland.co.uk, 09 Aug 2010)
If he was not a badminton player he would be a cricketer, he once knocked Andrew Flintoff's Middle stump out of the ground. (The England Team Handbook and Guide, 2010)