Q&A with #BRYTs2014 Challenge winner Ben Boon

Sunday, 28 September 2014  |  Admin
Ben Boon

How old are you? 
19.

Where do you study?
University of the West of England, Bristol.

Tell us more about your passion for hockey? 
I started playing hockey aged 7 and have been a member of many successful teams. I really enjoy being part of a team and all the preparation before each game.

What are your personal goals in relation to your chosen sport? 
To play for England Men and GB Men.

What is your main ambition in life?
To achieve my personal goals.

Where do you see yourself in 10 years time?
Still playing a high level of hockey.

Do you have a skincare regime? 
So far just water.

How important is looking the part to you?
Very important.

Do you think there are enough opportunities for young people and why?
There are but often you need to go and find them.

Who you do admire for their talent, drive, ambition or achievements and why?  David Beckham. I’ve always admired him as he is a great ambassador for British sport as a whole, as well as being a good father and supportive husband.

What three things do you believe you need to make it in your chosen sport? Ambition, drive and determination.