Week 7 (18 Feb) - Ryan, 17, Prestwick

Ryan, 17, Prestwick

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

I really liked going along to the park in Prestwick when I was younger, meeting and hanging out with friends.


Tell us about your aspirations / goals?

I would like to work now until I get a lot of savings then go to college and become a PE teacher, I really have an interest in sports, and play ice hockey. 


What are your biggest achievements?

In 2018, I got a co-host the South Ayrshire Youth Forum Awards, which was great fun and boosted my confidence.  I have not hosted an event before, but loved it.


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

South Ayrshire is full of so many people that inspire you to go further. There are so many volunteers and people that go out of their way to make South Ayrshire better place to be.


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

You only get one life and living in South Ayrshire gives you so many possibilities don’t waste them.


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

Gordon Ramsey because I could make him cook it and his foods men to be the best.


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