Trains: Barcelona/ NTC
Household: Mum- Julie, Dad, Jonathan, Brother- Jamieson
Hobbies / pursuits: Artwork/ artistic issues, Music, just about all sports activities, and undoubtedly food- being particular, sushi 🙂
Padel idol: Marta Ortega
Favorite event: World Padel Championships
Finest opponent confronted: Marta Ortega
Largest title profession: FIP RISE London 2022
Norton began taking part in padel in Birmingham again in 2015 on the age of 12. Having performed tennis all through her childhood, picked up the sport shortly and was chosen to play for the Nice Britain junior crew at World Championships in Mexico – the place she reached the quarter-finals.
It was after this occasion that she determined to pursue padel as her main sport, starting a journey that has taken her to British No.1. In 2021 she made her debut on the World Padel Tour and has since turn into the primary British lady to win a match on the tour.
Norton’s favorite reminiscence of her profession up to now was her semi-final win on the FIP RISE London Padel Open, the place she and her accomplice got here again from 1-1 and 5-2, 0-40 down on her serve to win the match in a 3rd set tie-break.
She made her debut for Nice Britain on the Junior World Championships in Mexico in 2015.
When she’s not taking part in padel, Norton loves spending time together with her family and friends and has a ardour for drawing, in addition to music. She’s additionally within the technique of studying Spanish in the meanwhile.