Name: Susie Gilbert
Hometown: Lichfield but recently moved to Bath
Sport/discipline/position: Hockey, Midfield
Describe yourself in three words
Bubbly, optimistic, conscientious
What course did you study at the University of Birmingham and why?
Geography BSC. I like the broad spectrum of topics this subject covers and enjoy learning about how the physical systems, present and past, shape the earth that we live in.
When did you start your sport and why?
I was 7 years old when I started. My family all played and I went with my twin brother to play at the local club, having enjoyed participating in the sport at school.
What was the last book you read?
Before I go to sleep by, S.J. Watson- amazing read!!!
What was the last music single/album you bought/downloaded?
Ben Howard- Every Kingdom
Who would you want to play you in a film of your life and why?
Who has been the greatest influence in your life?
f you could play any other sport what would it be?
What is your current training schedule like?
Training is pretty intense at the moment. A typical week includes; hockey-training sessions, weights and conditioning sessions, with meetings interspersed throughout the week.
What are you most looking forward to about the London 2012 Olympics?
If selected to be part of Team GB, I am most looking forward to the sensational home support the team will receive, making it such an electric atmosphere.