Participants

Daniel BIBBY

Daniel BIBBY
    Rugby Sevens
Birth Date:  06 Feb 1991
Age:  27
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  178
Weight (Kg):  85

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
RUG Rugby Sevens Men 3 Bronze

Daniel BIBBY - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sat, 14 Apr 9:53
Men Pool Round - Pool B
England
38
Jamaica
5
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 13:33
Men Pool Round - Pool B
England
33
Samoa
0
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 20:05
Men Pool Round - Pool B
England
26
Australia
17
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 11:43
Men Semifinal
England
12
New Zealand
17
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 14:17
Bronze Medal Event Men Bronze Medal Match
England
21
South Africa
14
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Rank
2014 Glasgow, SCO 5

Olympic Games
Year Location Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 2

World Series
Year Location Rank
2016/17 Various 2
2015/16 Various 8
2014/15 Various 4
2013/14 Various 4
2012/13 Various 6
2011/12 Various 3

Nickname: "Bibs, Gonzo - anything to do with my nose." (rugbyworld.com, 9 Aug 2016)
Hobbies

Playing bass guitar, playing with his dog (cherryactive.co.uk, 31 Mar 2016)


Occupation: Athlete (englandrugby.com, 24 May 2017)
Education: Sport and exercise science at Cardiff Metropolitan University, Wales
Languages spoken: English
Coach

NATIONAL: Simon AMOR (ENG) (dailytelegraph.com.au, 2 Oct 2017)


Position style: Fly-half
National team: 2012 at the Scotland Sevens
Reason: “I was about five, and my dad took me to a local club in Aspull and I fell in love it from there.? (World Rugby YouTube, 28 Jan 2016)
Memorable: Winning a silver medal at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Instagram, 12 Aug 2017)
Hero: "Muhammad ALI (USA), because of his winning attitude and a real confidence and belief in himself. Also (rugby player) Jason ROBINSON (ENG). I used to watch him play for Wigan when I was a kid and always wanted to have a step like his." (active-edge.co.uk, 2015)
Ritual: "I don’t like the number three in general. If I’d high-fived three people before a match, I’d search for someone else to do it with too." (rugbyworld.com, 9 Aug 2016)
Additional information

COMMONWEALTH GAMES
Member of the England team that finished fifth (Plate winners) at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. (thecgf.com, 2017)


GUILTY PLEASURE
"I’m a big fan of rom-coms, like How to Lose a Guy in Ten Days and About Time. There’s a myth that rugby players are big and hard, but it’s a load of rubbish. When we have a movie night it’s never an action film, it’s always a rom-com." (rugbyworld.com, 9 Aug 2016)


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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