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Athlete Profile - Harry Macdonald

Name: Harry Macdonald

University: University of Suffolk

Studying: BA (Hons) Applied Sport

Previous School: Thurston High School


When and how did you get into sport?

“I joined D4S (Disability4Sport, a Colchester-based organisation that provide sporting opportunities aimed at engaging and empowering disabled people) and then went through an England talent scheme program.


What are your top sporting achievements?

Playing Futsal for England at the IBSA Partially Sighted Futsal World Championships in January 2020.


What is your advice for balancing sport and academia?

“Don’t push yourself to the max. You need to keep it enjoyable!”


What has the support from TASS meant to you?

“It has allowed me to reach my goals and they [the University of Cambridge Sport TASS Practitioners] have given me knowledge about the best way to stay fit and healthy.


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