Jack Higgins – EMO

Jack ‘Jiggins’ Higgins

Age: 20

Height: 6ft (In the mornings, after a stretch)

Started Playing: 2012

Teams played for: uBu (University of Birmingham Ultimate Frisbee Club), Emo Ultimate

On pitch-speciality: Running quickly, looking really tired, mumbling to myself

Day Job: Student

Likes: Sports night, Home cooking and Sports massages when they really go in with elbows

Dislikes: Paper cuts, Frisbee related injuries, and sprints. (mainly paper cuts)

Biggest Achievement in Ultimate: It isn’t really an achievement but being part of uBu for the 2014-2015 uni season. And being lucky to be part of uBu for the last 3 years.

An Interesting Fact: I once left a Frisbee game during a timeout to go to the toilet, not processing the fact that a timeout only lasts for 2 minutes, came back from a very relaxing toilet break to lots of confused Frisbee players talking about “”who the 7th player was”

What would I be doing if it wasn’t for Ultimate: Probably studying a bit more, and not constantly saying the phrase “Oh, that weekend? No, I can’t make it. I’ve got Frisbee”

Favourite Film: Snatch

Favourite Food: Mum’s roast dinner

Sporting Hero: Arnold Schwarzenegger

It’s 16-16 in the final of Mixed Worlds, you to receive. Who’s on the line with you?:
Tom Hodgett, Ben Burak, Rollo Sax Dixon, Jess Cowley, Emma Klima, Helen Roberts.

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