Welcome to Claire Nixon’s profile page.
Date of Birth: 14th November 1993
Team/Club: Walsall and City of Manchester
Position: Centre back
Coach: Brian Pugh
Joined senior squad: September 2010
|Four Nation International Invitiational||Manchester||2011||BRONZE|
|European Junior Championships||Dneprodzerzhinsk (UKR)||2010||7th|
|British Gas Water Polo Championships||2011||City of Manchester||GOLD|
|ASA Junior Water Polo Championships||2010||City of Manchester||GOLD|
IN THE POOL
Greatest achievement to date: Winning the British Championships, Manchester 2011.
Aspirations: To compete and medal at the Olympics
Who has been greatest influence on you: , brother Tim but especially my Mom who drives me everywhere!
When did you begin water polo: Aged 12 at Walsall.
OUT OF THE POOL
Studies/Work: Currently finished studying my AS levels, 2 at the Manchester College and 1 at my old high school Great Wyrley Performing Arts High.
Other sports: Watching rugby, tennis, F1 – playing basketball and football
Ultimate relaxation: Just chilling out with the family and friends.
One thing you can’t live without: The family.
Tip for the top: You’ll never see the stars if you’re looking down.
Life after water polo: Is that possible?!
Films: Rat race
Band/Music: Anything and everything but at the moment, I love OneRepublic!
Food: That’s dependent on the situation to be frank!
Hobbies: Only socialising can fit in now!
Sports team: Aston Villa
Sportsperson: Jonny Wilkinson!!
Most prized possession: My Ipod