Player Profile

News Image Rob John

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 Name & DOB & where do you live?

 

Rob John, 2/8/93, Swansea

 

 

2 Discipline- partner

 

Singles.

Doubles with Sarthak Sawlani / Gareth Day.

Mixed with Jordan Hart

 

 

3  How did you get started in Badminton?


Something for my grandparents to take me to after school.

 

 

4  Interesting fact about yourself that not many people would know?
 

Appeared in the opening sequence of the 2000 series of International Scrum V aged 6.

 

 

5  2-3 of your best achievements to date ?


U13 National Doubles Champion 2006, Semifinalist U15 Doubles in Olve 2008. Playing in UK SchoolGames & Quads.

 

 

6  Goals for this season?

 

To play to my best in every tournament I enter.

 

 

7  Sporting heroes?

 

Michael Phelps, Usain Bolt

 


8  Coaches you have worked with, (HPC you attend)?

 

Chris Rees, Jeff Szabo, Joe Morgan, James Phillips, Richard Vaughan, Eddie O’Neill, Gerry Walker.

Attend  HPC at Llanelli

 


9  Long term Badminton Goals?

 

Commonwealth Games

 


10 How does it feel to be part of the HPC/Talent group

 

Good to be part of a hard working group of players