Jake blogs about issues relating to London 2012 and is a keen follower of the news and takes a keen interest in politics. He also loves music and likes listening to BBC6 music.

Jake's interest in all things Olympic and Paralympics dates back to 2010 when he came to Vancouver and the 2010 winter Olympics, he has also been to The Olympic Museum in Lausanne.

He likes to tweet and is very comfortable using all things social media.

Jake is also a keen cyclist and member of the Arcola Theatre Drama Group. His favourite book is 'Down and Out in London and and Paris' by George Orwell.