Jess Martin

Water Polo





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Athlete Place Holder

Law and Int Relations degree - finished in 2013.

How did you start in this sport
I was about 11 or 12 - copied my older brothers.

Ultimate sporting goal
Olympics (and don't get injured!).

Proudest sporting achievement
Singing the national anthem before my first senior international game. (The game was called off before it finished - but it was good while it lasted!).

Best place visited while travelling as an athlete
World Uni Games village - Shenzhen China 2011.

Best advice you have been given
Ensure you work on your weaknesses - not just your strengths.

Describe an average training day

What do you do for fun and relaxation
Baking, reading, going out for brunch.

Favourite sporting inspiration
My older brother - Chris Martin.