Originally from Llandrindod Wells, Abberley has been competing
for the last 17 years and in that time has been the Welsh Champion
seven times, came third in the British Trials and has scooped two
Commonwealth Championships bronze medals.
Now living in Cardiff, the 25 year-old full-time athlete took up
judo at just eight years old and is now coached at the Sport Wales
National Centre by former Commonwealth Games athlete, Craig
With aspirations of World Cup, Commonwealth Games and European
medals, Abberley trains three times a day and dedicates his success
to the support from his parents.