(Wildcat.. oh- actually, that’s my
paddle’s name, Amanda will do)

“Push with it!”


Current Occupation:

Project Manager / Marketing

Dream Job: Still not sure what I want to be when I grow up
Passions: Paddling (obviously), life!
Ambitions: To have a group of friends to share my life with – and to smile and laugh every day (and winning really makes me smile!).
Claim to Fame/Infamy: Eating 6 cockcroaches in a fundraising event (they had had a bath beforehand and they were cooked with some great spices)!

Favourite Stuff  
Food: Mango, chocolate, curried sausages (as a kid)
Drinks: Apricot juice, Spank the Mango cocktails
Movies/Books/Music: Comedies (with anyone), Tearjerkers (with the chicks)
Super Hero or Villian: Wonder Woman, Mr Incredible

(naturally – what else could I say – have you every seen a better website?!)

PDs Stuff

PD Member Since: Founding member!
How I Got Into Paddling: Went to a work function, had champagne spilt down my dress, passed by some dragon boats at Cockle Bay (when they were allowed in there), jumped in (dress and all) and had a paddle. Liked it and they invited me back!
Favourite PD Moment: There are so many – how could I choose?
Three words to describe PDs: Passionate, fun, family
Favourite PD Photo Gallery Pic:

Other Stuff

Role Models, Heroes & Heroines: There’s something in most people that I respect.
When not paddling most likely to be found: Eating, spending time with friends and family, sleeping, smelling the roses, getting out on my scooter (the push kind – no motor!)

Three people you’d like to invite to dinner:

Billy Connolly, Julia Roberts, Dr Fiona Wood
Superstitions (Paddling or Otherwise): Not a superstition but I believe in karma – give what you would like in return.