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Miss Richards

Miss Richards

Your name: Miss Richards 


Hobbies:  Cycling (spin sessions, sportive and road cycling), rugby, lifesaving, swimming, body pumps, body balance


Favourite sport: currently, cycling, but it was rugby.


Favourite team(s): Northampton Saints - rugby


Favourite sports person (Past or present) - Courtney Lawes (Northampton Saints and England rugby team)


Do you watch any sports? - rugby, cycling (there are lots of different events), swimming and gymnastics.


Any sporting background or memories - Won the individual gym competitions at my secondary school. Ladies branch champion and 3rd in the south of England for lifesaving (1988). Captained the ladies' rugby team at Sunderland University. I have run 2 half marathons. I have been to watch England play at Twickenham many times. I have played rugby sevens against the Spanish national side - we lost.