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Date of Birth: 06/03/1997
Club: UCD TTC
Coach: Richard Butler & Gavin Maguire (National Para Coach)
Style of Play: Left handed shake-hand attacker
Equipment (Blade, F/H & B/H Rubbers): Blade – Cornilleau Hinotec OFF & Rubbers – Donic Acuda turbo S1 (both sides)
Highest Ranking: (Category / Year): Irish – 7th (2018), WR Para class 10 – 28th (2017)
Titles Won: 2 x Intervarsity singles and team winner, 2017 Bayreuth Para Open Bronze in Teams class 10, 2015 Czech Para Open Bronze in Teams class 9-10, 2015 PTT Thailand Para Open Bronze in Teams class 10, 2014 PTT Spanish Open Bronze in Singles class 10.
Best Wins: Iurii Nozdrunov RUS (WR 2 Para class 9), Igor Mitzal POL (WR 12 Para class 10), Claudio Massad BRA (WR 27 Para class 10), Angel Garrido ESP (WR 29 Para class 10), Alexander Gillan IRE (No.3 in Ireland).
Best Experience: Competing in the European para championships 2018 in Slovenia and playing the European youth cup 2014 in Riva Del Garda (able-bodied). There is nothing I enjoy more than competing for my country and putting that green shirt on.
Ambition: My ambition is to reach the highest level of table tennis possible and to compete and win a medal in the Paralympic games.
Lisburn Racquet Club, 36 Belfast Rd, Lisburn, BT27 4AS, 1 - 3 March
UCD sports Centre, Belfield, Dublin 4, 29 - 31 March
Primary Schools International Championships
Lisburn Racquet Club, 36 Belfast Rd, Lisburn, BT27 4AS, 5 - 7 April
All Ireland Schools
National Indoor Arena, National Sports Campus, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, 2 May