Passion points for BPP and wider sustainability issues:
- I wanted to be part of a group of inspiring athletes that not only work hard at their sport but work with each other to create a more sustainable planet.
- Growing up near the sea and as a keen swimmer I wanted to find ways to play my part in creating a safer, healthier, more sustainable planet. Plastic contamination is a major contributor to the destruction of ocean life and if we don’t tackle it now, we will see a devastating knock-on effect for future generations.
Top Tip for athlete advocates:
- Start simple: Take your own coffee cup, leave no trace of rubbish and spread the word of what and why you’re doing these great things!