I gave up on my speech and settled for a life of holding back and living in fear of speaking, I put all my efforts into my soccer career which I did well in.
This is where I learnt you have to work hard for your goals in life, which has helped me on my journey.
Having a stutter stopped me from doing lots of things I have wanted to do.
At 30 years of age I heard about the McGuire Programme and thought I had nothing to lose.
The results I had seen from it were amazing and I thought this was my last hope.