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Rio 2016

Sam Walker

Table Tennis

About Sam

Sam Walker broke onto the international table tennis scene in 2014, when he competed for England at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, winning a silver medal.

Two years later, he was part of the England team which won bronze medals at the World Team Championships in Malaysia, England’s first medal at that level since 1983 and the first time a newly-promoted team had earned a podium place at the event.

As a junior, Sam was a two-time national champion and won the junior Masters competition three years in a row, before being crowned under-21 national champion.

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Sam Walker

Where I grew up
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My favourites

Passion, love and inspiration. We find out what it is that makes our elite athletes tick?

Pre-competition meal

Spaghetti bolognese

Guilty food

Milk chocolate

Music/song

ACDC - Thunderstruck

Superhero

Batman

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