2023 World Bowls Championships - Player Profile: Jason Banks
Earliest bowls memory: Playing marbles in my granny and grandpa’s kitchen.
Best bowls achievement: World Indoor Singles Championship finalist in 2023.
Your all-star bowls rink:
Lead – David Bryant CBE
Second – Peter Belliss
Third – Willie Wood MBE
Skip – Alex Marshall MBE
Occupation: Design Engineer.
Describe yourself in 3 words: Easy-going but determined.
Favourite meal: Macaroni.
Biggest fear: Falling off a cliff.
Apple or Android: Android.
Pineapple on pizza: No.
Favourite movie/TV show: Still Game.
Three items you couldn’t live without and why: Food, Water and Bowls.
Dream job: Not having one!
Favourite past or present non-bowls athlete: Kimi Raikkonen.
Cats or dogs: Cats.
Which player is most likely to be invited to Frazer’s house for dinner: Alex Marshall.
Funniest teammate: Danny Porter.
Favourite song: The Dubliners – Irish Rover.
Your biggest pet peeve & why: People driving slowly if I’m late for bowls.
Most likely to forget their passport going to Australia: Me.
Proudest non-bowls accomplishment: Graduating from University.
Dream holiday destination and why: Spain – good weather and plenty things to do.
Goal for 2023 World Bowls Championships: See how it goes.