Week 10 (11 Mar) - Eilidh, 18, Troon

Eilidh, 18, Troon

 

What is your best memory of growing up in South Ayrshire?

 

Extra curricular sport within Primary and Secondary. Playing Hockey games on Saturday mornings and playing Handball on Fridays and meeting as a Team before Handball for dinner.

 

Tell us about your aspirations / goals?

 

My goal is to gain Coaching experience to eventually become a PE teacher.

 

What are your biggest achievements?

 

Playing for the Scottish Handball Team internationally. Winning Volunteer Awards (three awards) Completing Duke of Edinburgh

 

What makes you proud to be a young person living in South Ayrshire?

 

When attending Awards, there are so many young people achieving so many amazing Awards/Volunteering, it makes me proud as there are so many positive young people making a difference.

 

If you were to pass on a message to other young people, what would your message be?

 

Say yes to every opportunity. Don't let opportunities pass you by because someone else will it on and they will benefit, not you.

 

If you could have a dinner party with a celebrity, who would it be and why?

 

Olly Murs because he was my favourite childhood favourite singer.

 

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