Welcome to Beckie Kershaw’s profile page.
Date Of Birth: 11th August 1990
Team/Club: City of Manchester / Lancaster City
Position: Right Winger
Coach: Sly Fekete
Joined senior squad: 2007
|European Championships||Eindhoven (NED)||7th|
|Four Nations International Invitational||Manchester||2011||BRONZE|
|World University Games||Shenzhen (CHI)||7th|
|European B Nations Trophy||Manchester||2009||GOLD|
|European U20 Championships||Naples (ITA)||2009||7th|
|European Junior Championships||Chania (GRE)||2008||7th|
|European Youth Championships||Chania (GRE)||2007||9th|
|Hungarian National League||2011||Great Britain||6th|
In the Pool
Greatest achievement to date: Beating Greece in the World League 2011
Aspiration: To play and win a medal at the Olympics
Who has been greatest influence on you: My parents and my high school PE teacher
When did you start playing water polo: When I was 12.
Out of the pool
Studies/work: I've just finished a degree in Psychology and Education
Other sports: To play - netball. To watch - football and rugby union.
Ultimate relaxation: DVD night with friends
Tip for the top: Remember all the people who helped you get where you are.
Life after water polo: Travel the world and become a teacher.
Film: The Blind Side, The Hangover, The A Team and Taken
Band/Music: Rihanna, Take That, David Guetta - anything cheesy I can dance to.
Food: Mexican... and maltesers.
Sports team: Manchester United
Sportsperson: Paul Scholes