VP Sports Candidate Interview: Patrick Gilbert

Vice President Candidate Interviews: Patrick Gilbert


What made you want to run for a Saab position?

A mixture of being frustrated with certain policies within the sports department and the chance to get a job which would provide me with a number of transferable skills.

What’s your favourite point in your manifesto?

Establishing a sporting vision for the University.

Why are you the best person for this role?

I've got the experience within sport on a university level whilst also providing a fresh perspective to help lead the sports department.

What do you think is currently the weakest area of SUSU?

Sports wise – a general lack of vision.

Whole union wise – a sense of apathy towards it.

Snog, marry and avoid: Theresa May, Boris Johnson or Jeremy Corbyn?

Snog corbyn, marry Boris, avoid Teresa

What is your favourite Soton night out?

Wednesday nights with the rugby boys, whether it's Jesters (RIP) or Oceana

Who is your dream dinner date?

Sean Neat (shout out).