DRINKHALL Joanna < Back  
Sport Table Tennis
CGA England   
Gender Women
Born 10 Jun 1987 in Chertsey, ENG
Height1.76 m
Weight 64 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Rotherham, ENG
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began in an after school club at age seven.
Why this sport? "I was sporty, so I did all school sports."
Club / Team INCA TTC: Spain
Name of coach Alan Cooke
Coach from which country? England
Training Regime 30 hours per week.
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Defence
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Hearing the national anthem being played when she won her first international title at the Portuguese Youth Open and then again in the German Youth Open when she beat the European No.1 in the final. (ETTA, 23 Aug 2010; Athlete, 15 May 2011)
Most influential person in career Her mum. (Athlete, 15 May 2011)
Hero / Idol David Beckham. (Athlete, 15 May 2011)