Course and Year of Study
Philosophy, Politics and Economics (1st Year)
IFK Lidingo, West Cumberland Orienteering, Oxford University Orienteering Club
Highest Competition Level
GB at Junior World Champs level
6th place at World School Championships, U21 British Sprint Orienteering Champion
Short Term Aspirations
Get a medal in the relay at the Junior World Championships, in Turkey this year (hopefully resceduled in the Autumn)
Long Term Aspirations
Get a medal in the senior world championships
How did you get into the sport?
My parents took me to some races when I was younger and I gradually I took training more seriously
How has the Blues Performance Scheme helped you?
A well planned program has added consistency to my Strength and Conditioning
What is your advice on balancing sport and academia?
80% of your best is fine if you do it consistently.
How have you managed training during lockdown?
Mostly I've been going back to basics and working on weaknesses as we don’t know how long it will be until we are competing again
Any advice for Oxford Uni athletes during lockdown?
Set some key short term goals to motivate you to replace competition