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AIKEN Stephen Athlete
BOYCE Cliodhna Athlete
BURNS Patrick Athlete
CRAIG Peter Athlete
CROMIE John Athlete
CROTHERS Terry Team Official
DAWSON Clare Athlete
DONNELLY John Team Official
FOSTER Morrison Team Official
FRAMPTON Karl Athlete
GARVEY Sile Athlete
GLOVER John Team Official
GROVES Jonathan Athlete
HAWKINS Michael Team Official

AIKEN Stephen
First Name Last Name Gender
Stephen Aiken Male
Sport Athletics
Event/s 400m
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best 48.63
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2004 Under 17 A A A - 400m 3rd
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Represented Northern Ireland On A Number Of Occasions.
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
2005
2006
European Youth Championships
World Youth Championships
Other Interesting Information
Northern Ireland youth record
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
My school PE teacher insisted I take up the sport.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire

BOYCE Cliodhna
First Name Last Name Gender
Cliodhna Boyce Female
Sport Lawn Bowls
Event/s Singles
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
Under 25 Pairs
Under 25s Triples
Under 25 Riples
Under 25 Fours
Under 25s Pairs
Winner
Runner-up
Winner
Winner
Runner-up
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
1999 - 2004 International Under 25 Series Outdoor & Indoor
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
15 - 16 Jan 2005 Junior Home International Series ( Indoor ), Aberdeen, Scotland
Other Interesting Information
Selected for under 16 & under 18 South Eastern Area netball squad (No. 1) - member of my school netball team that remained unbeaten for the whole duration of 6 years whilst I was a pupil there.
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
My grandmother is my inspiration as she taught me to play from the age of ten.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
My grandmother, Della Boyce, who is a wildy recognised bowler in Co Down and at age 79 is still a competitive player.

BURNS Patrick
First Name Last Name Gender
Patrick Burns Male
Sport Lawn Bowls
Event/s Singles
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best Irish Champion Under 18
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2003
2003
2004
N I B A Under 18 Championships
Irish Champion Under 18
N I B A Under 18 Champion


Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2004 Ireland Under 25 Lead
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
November 29 2004 Commonwealth Youth Games, Bendigo, Australia
Other Interesting Information
Also play football & darts.
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
My father.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
David Beckham.

CRAIG Peter
First Name Last Name Gender
Peter Craig Male
Sport Swimming
Event/s 100m Breaststroke
200m Breaststroke
50m Breaststroke
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best 200m - 2.30.50
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2003
2004
2003
2003
Ulster Junior / Senior Championships400m Individual Medley
Ulster Junior Championships - 50m, 100m & 200m Breaststroke
Irish Championships - 200m Breaststroke
Ulster Junior Championships - 50m, 100m & 200m Breaststroke
1st
1st
1st
1st
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2000-04
2001-04
Ulster Swimming Squad
Irish National Swimming Squad

Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
Nov - Dec 2004 Commonwealth Youth Games, Bendigo, Australia
Other Interesting Information
I attend the Royal Belfast Academical Institution. Hobbies include rugby, football and athletics, and I play water polo for Dunegall.
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
Dedication and motivation needed to succeed.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
George Best, Paula Radcliffe, Grant Hackett & Lance Armstrong.

CROMIE John
First Name Last Name Gender
John Cromie Male
Sport Weightlifting
Event/s
WeightClass/Playing Position 62kg
Personal Best 155kg Total
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Jan 2004
March 2004
July 2004
Beechmount Open Under 18
British Under 17
Ulster Open Under 18
1st - 135kg Total
2nd - 142.5kg Total
1st - 155kg Total
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
9th Oct 2004 Silver Dragon Competition, Cardiff, Wales
Other Interesting Information
Northern Ireland & Irish records for snatch c/ jerk & total.
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire

DAWSON Clare
First Name Last Name Gender
Clare Dawson Female
Sport Swimming
Event/s 100m Freestyle
50m Freestyle
50m Freestyle
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best 1.00.06; 27.41; 30.16
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2004
2004
2004
2003 & 2004
British Youth Championships, Sheffield - 50m Freestyle (longcourse)
Irish Longcourse Nationals, Dublin - 100m Freestyle
Irish Shortcourse Nationals - 100m & 200m Individual Medley
Competed For Irish Schools Team At Wise International
6th
3rd
2nd & 3rd
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2000
2003 & 2004
1998 - 2004
2000 - 2004
Represented Northern Ireland At U K Millenium Youth Games, Southampton
Represented Ireland At Schools Internationals
Ulster Provincial Squad Member At Numerous U K Events & Inter Pros
Irish National Squad Member



Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
April 2005
June 2005
August 2005
Irish Longcourse Championships
Scottish Longcourse Open Championships
British Youth Longcourse Championships
Other Interesting Information
Ulster Junior Record Holder S/C 50m freestyle. I enjoy most sports including netball, football & athletics. I am aiming to qualify for the European Senior Championships 2005.
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
I have always liked the water and have been swimming since I was 3 years old. I find it inspirational watching swimmers compete at the Olympics.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
Ian Thorpe

FRAMPTON Karl
First Name Last Name Gender
Karl Frampton Male
Sport Boxing
Event/s
WeightClass/Playing Position 54kg
Personal Best Silver Medal - European Youth Champions 2003, Italy
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2003 & 2004 Irish Youth Champion
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2004
2003
Four Nations Junior Tournament
European Schoolboys Championships, Italy
Gold
Silver
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
Other Interesting Information
I also play snooker.
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
My grandfather.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
Sugar Ray Robinson

GARVEY Sile
First Name Last Name Gender
Sile Garvey Female
Sport Lawn Bowls
Event/s Mixed Pairs
WeightClass/Playing Position lead
Personal Best
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2002
2002
2003
2004
Winners Of Dunbarton Ladies Hazel Getty Cup
Under 25s Outdoor Pairs Runner-up
Under 25s Indoor Rinks & Pairs Runner-up
Under 25s Indoor Pairs Runner-up
2nd
Lead
Skip & Lead
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2001 - 2004
2001 - 2004
Under 25s International Outdoor Team
Under 25s International Indoor Team

Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
Other Interesting Information
In my spare time I enjoy playing football for my local club and I am currently a lifeguard.
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
My inspiration for taking up bowls was because it was a family activity.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
At present I most admire Margaret Johnston for what she contributes to bowls.

GROVES Jonathan
First Name Last Name Gender
Jonathan Groves Male
Sport Swimming
Event/s 50m Butterfly
50m Freestyle
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
Other Interesting Information
Ulster County junior record holder - 50m butterfly
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
The love of water.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire

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