Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He first visited a boxing club at age four before having his first bout when he was 10 years old.
|Why this sport?
||"It has always been a dream of mine to go to the Olympic Games ever since I saw [Amir] Khan fighting in Athens in 2004 when I was sitting down watching with my brothers."
|Club / Team
||St. Joseph's Boxing Club: Newport, WAL
|Name of coach
||Tony Borg [club]
||He does running in the morning, then strength and conditioning training followed by sparring, pad and bag work in the afternoon.
|Preferred position / style / stance / technique
||Fredboy. (aberdareonline.co.uk, 28 Sep 2010)
||Running, snooker, rugby, darts. (aberdareonline.co.uk, 28 Sep 2010)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Winning a gold medal at the 2011 European Championships. (telegraph.co.uk, 30 Sep 2011)
|Most influential person in career
||Boxer Amir Khan and coach Tony Borg. (walesonline.co.uk, 24 Dec 2011; Athlete, 29 Nov 2011)
|Hero / Idol
||Muhammad Ali (aberdareonline.co.uk, 28 Sep 2010)
|Awards and honours
||He became Wales' first Welterweight European Champion in 86 years when he won a gold medal at the 2011 European Championships in Ankara,Turkey. (bbc.co.uk, 24 Jun 2011)
||To win a medal at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (dailypost.co.uk, 12 Dec 2011)