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Kieron Achara

Basketball

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Kieron Achara
Basketball

Current captain of Scotland and Great Britain, Kieron made his Commonwealth Games debut at Gold Coast 2018 helping the team reach the bronze medal match and to achieve 4th place. Kieron was selected for the Melbourne 2006 Games but was subsequently forced to withdraw through injury.

Kieron has past experience of competing at a multi-sport Games as part of Team GB at the London 2012 Olympics, with the team finishing in 9th place.

  • Date of Birth 03/07/1983
  • Birth Place Stirling
  • Hometown Stirling
  • Lives Paisley
  • Coach Tony Garbelotto
  • Club Glasgow Rocks
  • Commonwealth Games Representation 2018

Did You Know?

  • I watch...

    CBeebies with my daughter

  • I eat...

    Chicken, chicken and more chicken

  • I listen to...

    Anything with a good beat

  • Sporting Hero

    Scotty Russell

  • Dream holiday destination

    Bora Bora

  • I read....

    A lot of books on leadership and talent theories

  • Dream job as a child

    Accountant

Career Highlights

4 th
Gold Coast 2018
Men's Basketball
9 th
2012 Olympic Games, London
Men's Basketball