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Stevland Angus

"My son motivates me to be the best role model that I can possibly be."

Job title

Recreation Assistant.

What is your favourite sport and why?

Football as I used to play professionally until injury curtailed my career.

I work in sport because..?

It keeps me healthy and fit and I love passing on my sporting knowledge, whether that be through coaching, exercise and fitness, biomechanics or injury prevention.

Competitive sport or just for fun?

I play sport for fun now and I used to play competitively for over 12 years. My sports of choice are boxing and badminton.

How do you stay fit and healthy?

I work out in the gym 3 to 4 times a week and maintain a vegetarian diet.

What gives you your motivation?

My son because he motivates me to be the best role model that I can possibly be.

Who is your sporting hero?

Past: Muhammad Ali, undisputed heavyweight boxing champion, for what he stood for as a man, alongside his greatness.
Present day: Floyd Mayweather, five-division world boxing champion, for his pure hard work, dedication and undoubted boxing ability.

What is the one item you would take on a desert island?

The Qur’an.

What is your favourite movie?

Memoirs of a Geisha or Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon.