|Date of Birth
8 March 2002
|Place of Birth
Marked out as a future star of English table tennis from a young age, Charlotte Bardsley joins one of her idols on Team England in Birmingham.
Bardsley was star-struck on meeting Tin-Tin Ho at a national event and now joins the Olympian on the home team for the Games.
Reigning national champion at junior level, the West Midlands star is navigating the transition to senior ranks as part of World Cup and European Championship squads.
As well as table tennis, Charlotte has a passion for history and politics