RATTIGAN Leon < Back  
Sport Wrestling - Freestyle, Wrestling - Greco-Roman
CGA England   
Gender Men
Born 04 Oct 1987 in Bristol, ENG
Height1.87 m
Weight 97 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Manchester, ENG
Occupation Athlete
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He went to the gym at 11 years old and was told he would make a good wrestler.
Why this sport? He found out that he enjoyed it.
Club / Team National Training Centre: Manchester, ENG
Name of coach Sean Morley
Coach from which country? England
Coach from what year? 2007
General Interest
Hobbies Reading, cinema and socialising. (team-2012.com, 31 Dec 2009)
Most influential person in career Former coach Amir Esmaeli. (team-2012.com, 31 Dec 2009)
Sporting philosophy / motto "All that matters is how hard you work." (team-2012.com, 31 Dec 2009)
Awards and honours He was named British Wrestler of the Year in 2008. (thisisbristol.co.uk, 6 Jan 2009)
Ambitions To compete at the 2012 Olympics in London. (bbc.co.uk, 29 Oct 2009)