1. Age? I am 16 years old.
2. How long have you been training in Hard Target? I have been doing self defence with hard target for 1 year.
3. Current Grade? My current grade is Yellow Belt, Stripe 1.
4. Favourite Technique and why? My favourite technique is the releases for all bear hugs. I really enjoy learning about how to get out of these attacks because, along with every attack done in the classes, they are easy to do and to remember and they work
5. What do you enjoy most about Self Defence training? I love learning how to protect myself and how to get out of attacks, it makes me feel very confident when I am out in the streets. I also love working with all the amazing people in the academy.
6. Favourite movie? My favourite movie is Harry Potter and the order of the Phoenix.
7. Favourite food? My favourite food is watermelon.
8. Describe yourself in 3 words? If I was to describe myself in three words I would say; Hardworking, caring and happy.
9. Most memorable moment in HT? My most memorable moment in hard target is a few months after I had first joined, a lady had told me how surprised she was at how well I did the technique in the class, she said she was very impressed and not expecting me to do so well. That meant a lot to me as I really try my hardest in all classes and it was so nice to know that it pays off
10. Favourite quote? My favourite quote is “Always do what you are afraid to do”
11. If stranded on a desert island who would you choose as a companion and why? If I was stranded on a dessert island I would chose to bring my older brother with me because we get along very well, we would both be very good at helping each other get food and water and I would have a lot of fun with him.
12. If you could go back in time who would you like to meet and why? . If I could go back in time I would love to meet Audrey Hepburn because she is a big inspiration for me and I would love to be able to talk to her face to face about everything going on in today’s society.
13. What type of animal would you like to be and why? I would like to be a dolphin if I was an animal because they are a very friendly animal and they seem very carefree. I would also love to spend as much time in the sea as they do.