OLIVER Alan

Alan Oliver

Sport
Badminton, SL3

Events
Singles, doubles

Hometown
Alloa

Lives
Tweedbank

Club
Lothian Disability Sport

Coach
Sarah Naylor / Kaity Hall / Lyndon Williams

How did you become involved in badminton?
My parents played badminton and they got me playing the sport – I think I was around five years old when I started playing.

Sporting Highlights

  • Becoming European Champion in 2012
  • Winning silver at the World Championships in 2011

Sporting Aspirations
2020 Paralympic selection

One piece of advice for an aspiring athlete?
Enjoy playing and you will develop and progress at your own rate if you keep working hard

Twitter
@aoliver_twist