HOWIESON Craig < Back  
Sport Table Tennis
CGA Scotland   
Gender Men
Born 17 Feb 1990 in Edinburgh, SCO
Height1.77 m
Weight 78 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Edinburgh, SCO
Occupation Athlete, Student
Higher education Physical Education - University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh, SCO
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He started playing table tennis at seven years old.
Why this sport? He clicked straight away and enjoyed it.
Club / Team Drumchapel Club: Scotland
Name of coach Li Chao
Coach from which country? England
Training Regime He trains up to six hours a day.
Handedness Right
General Interest
Hero / Idol Roger Federer. (winningstudents.stir.ac.uk, 31 Dec 2009)
Awards and honours He was awarded the Athlete of the Month from Clydesdale Bank in July 2008. (edinburghnews.scotsman.com, 05 Jul 2008)
Other sports He represented East Scotland at tennis, before choosing table tennis. (inthewinningzone.com, 01 Jul 2008)
Famous relatives His father was a county champion as a youngster. (winningstudents.stir.ac.uk, 31 Dec 2009)
Ambitions To compete at London 2012 Olympics. (winningstudents.stir.ac.uk, 31 Dec 2009)