Celebrity SAS: Who Dares Wins kicks off on Sunday, April 7th and everyone is ready to see how these celebs will fare at the toughest telly boot camp around.
One of the strongest contestants without a doubt is going to be Heather Fisher.
Here’s everything you need to know about Heather Fisher’s career, her life and more!
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Who is Heather Fisher?
Heather Fisher is a 34-year-old Rugby player.
She was born in Birmingham, England, and still lives there.
Following on from her battle with anorexia at the age of 16, Heather dedicated her life to sports and mental and physical wellness.
Who does Heather play for?
She plays in the position of flanker.
Heather has played in both the rugby union and the rugby sevens but has also helped the England team win a Rugby World Cup in 2014.
She even competed for Team GB at the Rio Olympics in 2016 – an impressive career!
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What condition does Heather have?
Heather Fisher suffers from alopecia, a condition that results in acute hair loss.
On Instagram, Heather jokingly describes herself as ‘The Bold rugby player 👨🏼🦲’.
Currently, she serves as an ambassador for Alopecia UK and is often posting about the fundraising work they do and how to get involved.
Speaking to Sky about her alopecia, she said:
If my voice can reach out to any other person with alopecia and help, guy or girl, then I’m all about that because it is so tough.
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Alopecian problems !!! Cold head by day and even colder by night !!! And v sensitive eyes .. ooohhhh think I need some eye patches next! #alopecianproblems defiantly a summer baby! Still smiling tho and obviously busy changing the world although Bumping into all sorts when Eyes like they are 😮! #clumpsy
Have I seen Heather anywhere else?
For those who have not seen Heather’s impressive rugby performances, you may recognise her from elsewhere on TV.
In March 2019 Heather was featured in an episode of My Icon on Sky Sports.
The series focuses on minority groups in the sporting world and returned this year for a series marking International Women’s Day 2019.
Heather’s episode is available exclusively on Sky On Demand now.
WATCH CELEBRITY SAS: WHO DARES WINS ON CHANNEL 4 EVERY SUNDAY FROM APRIL 7TH