Date of Birth: 06/11/1996
Aydin began short track speed skating at the age of eight at his local club in Guildford and he has progressed through the Talent ID programme to join the National Development Squad for the 2013/2014 season.
ON THE ICE
What is your favourite distance to skate and why? 500-meters, I love sprinting
What would you consider to be your greatest sporting achievement to date? Silver medal at the Winter Youth Olympics in the mixed relay
What is your sporting ambition? To get a gold medal at the Olympic Games
OFF THE ICE
Who is your sporting hero? Mo Farah
Life after skating: Possibly a personal trainer
Who is your biggest influence? The other members of the GB Short Track squad
Films/TV Shows: ScarFace, Rocky and Youngers
Band/music: House, Hip-Hop
Food: BBQ ribs, pizza
Hobbies: Football and Playstation
Place to race: Anywhere in Canada, we are always well supported and well looked after as an athlete.
Films/TV shows: Any sport.
Last book read: I like audio books, The Secret Speech by Tom Rob Smith
Hobbies: Watching TV, playing golf and playing cricket.