Lily Owsley 

#26 ENGLAND/GB FORWARD

 

   

HOMETOWN: BRISTOL, ENGLAND

 

Why I Use STX

“Great sticks and an exciting brand."

Accolades

  • Gold medal at 2016 Olympic Games in Rio
  • European Gold (2015), Silver (2013), Bronze (2017
  • Commonwealth Games Silver (2014)
  • World Young Player of the Year (2015)
  • 139 GB and England Caps

LILY'S SETUP

Q&A

 

Q. HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU STARTED PLAYING?

A. 12

Q. WHO WAS YOUR FAVORITE ATHLETE (ANY SPORT) GROWING UP?

A. Usain Bolt - the most naturally gifted athlete in the world. 

Q. WHAT WAS YOUR PLAY HUGE MOMENT IN YOUR CAREER?

A. The 2016 Olympic Final. 

Q. WHAT SONG IS ALWAYS ON YOUR PREGAME PLAY LIST?

A. Eminem - "Lose Yourself"

Q. WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE MOVIE?

A. Notting Hill

Q. WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO A YOUNGER VERSION OF YOURSELF?

A. Enjoy as many sports as you can until you have to make a choice.

Q. WHO IS ONE PERSON YOU (PAST OR PRESENT) WITH WHOM YOU’D LIKE TO HAVE DINNER?

A. Elton John.

Q. WHAT’S THE ONE THING YOU’D LIKE TO SEE CHANGED IN YOUR SPORT?

A. Short corners - change to 3v2.

Q. WHO’S YOUR FAVORITE TEAMMATE YOU’VE EVER PLAYED WITH?

A. Helen Richardson-Walsh is inspirational.

Q. WHO IS OR WAS THE MOST INFLUENTIAL PERSON IN HELPING YOU ON YOUR WAY TO BECOME A PROFESSIONAL ATHLETE?

A. My brother - equally as competitive and been a massive rock through my career.

Q. DESCRIBE YOUR PLAYING STYLE IN THREE WORDS.

A. Fast, direct, passionate.

Q. WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE EXERCISE OR DRILL TO DO WHILE YOU’RE TRAINING AND WHY?

A. 3D skills because they're fun and effective.

Q. WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE PRE-GAME MEAL?

A. Bagel, eggs, and avocado.

Q. TELL US YOUR FAVORITE MOTIVATIONAL QUOTE.

A. "I'm going to be what I set out to be, without a doubt, undoubtedly." - Eminem

Q. IF YOU COULD PLAY ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD, WHERE WOULD IT BE?

A.  Holland.