Name: Matthijs Nooteboom
Job Role: Leisure Assistant
Background: I passed my lifeguard course 1 month after my 16th birthday and have been a qualified lifeguard ever since. I was a lifeguard at Ely for 3 years before becoming an activity leader at Premier Sports for a year. I have been at Chesterton since July 2017.
Preferred fitness activity: Anything Sports Related
Favourite Sport: Football and Swimming
Favourite Team: Chelsea FC Chatteris
Kingfishers Swimming Club
Most memorable quote: ‘It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get back up afterwards’.
Fondest moment: I have done four 24 challenges, 3 in swimming and 1 running/cycling/rowing and I stayed awake in all 4 challenges!
Favourite meal: Double Bacon Cheeseburger and Chips
Interesting fact about myself: I have been asked to represent the county in football (Ages 11-14, 16-18) Swimming (Age 11) and Rugby (Age 14)