Born and braught up in the inner city suburbs of Leeds, Jason Robinson began playing rugby at a local boy’s club, and was committed to the sport by the age of ten. He left school with no qualifications, but was soon signed by Wigan. by the age of seventeen, he was playing full-time with the most sccessful team in rugby league. His subsequent transfer to rugby union and instant international success with the England squad made him a name to watch, and his speed and charisma have ensured that he is now widely acknowledged as one of the most exciting players in the world. Here he charts his extraordinary career so far.