How did you get into Tennis?
I got into tennis when I was about 4, my parents took me and I've been playing ever since then.
What is your most memorable moment from Tennis?
Probably playing in Varsity in both 1st and 2nd year and winning both times!
As a woman, what do you feel like you get from Tennis?
The ability to play in both a team (doubles) and individually (singles) is great. The fact that it is a hobby that I can have for the rest of my life is something that I enjoy as well as the fact that it is a different way to exercise rather than just going to the gym.
What would you say to a woman who was thinking about joining Tennis?
Join! Everyone in the team is so friendly and even though there aren't that many of us, we're all so close and work well together as a team.
This week is "This Sussex Girl Can Week" where we are celebrating women in sports with a number of different events and activities on campus. To find out more, visit the Sussexsport website.
For more information about playing Tennis with the University of Sussex, visit their mini-site here.
Got a comment/criticism about anything discussed in this article? Let us know on our social media channels!
Fri 13 Apr 2018
Sports Reps is a student led committee that makes decisions on issues affecting sports clubs, allocation of funding, sports discipline and sports club trips & events. It's a great way to get more involved in the running of sport, and will provide you with transferable skills for the future.
Wed 22 Mar 2017
Following a key victory in Sunday’s Varsity competition that helped Sussex establish an early lead over neighbours Brighton, Sussex Women’s Badminton were straight back on the court on Tuesday against national university league leaders Loughborough in their cup final, which sadly ended in defeat by the tiniest of margins.
Mon 20 Mar 2017
An excellent Varsity performance from the Sussex teams saw them secure victory over Brighton in a win that sees us claim our fourth consecutive Varsity title!
Supported by the home crowd: Sussex recorded several big wins throughout to ensure we came out as victors at the end of the day.
Sun 19 Mar 2017
Disruption at today’s Varsity sports matches led to the curtailment of the men’s rugby match and the temporary closure of students’ union outlets.
Fri 10 Mar 2017
Our 'Road to Varsity' series spotlights some of the sports teams who will be competing to win Sussex a potential 4th successive Varsity crown against Brighton University in March. Last week, we caught up with the Men's Rugby 1st team to discuss their league title run-in, recent form and their chances for the big day.
This list is automatically generated
View all news »