(aka Ant, Macca, Mac Daddy…) 
“Why do it? Cause its there…”

“Why do it? Cause its there…”

Calvin & Hobbes ripped it off from the guy that
saw Mt Everest & tried to climb it (pre-Hillary days)

Current Occupation:
Commercial Manager in Monopoly
Dream Job: Food Critic & Personal Trainer
Passions: Lounging around, playing computer games, sleeping in, sports (watching & playing)
Ambitions: None in particular at the moment.
Claim to Fame/Infamy:
Not sure about the claim, but something interesting is appearing in multiple sporting opening ceremonies wielding a large pole of some sort. In 1993 World Youth Soccer Cup lifting one leg of the oversized soccer ball in SFS, and in 2000 Olympics Opening lifting one petal of a waratah (tried my best to avoid Nikki Webster as she flew out of it).

Favourite Stuff  
Food: Won Ton Noodles in Hong Kong with an Iced Milk Tea. Phlegmy Malaysian noodles, Lobster, Seedless Water melon, Creamy Milk Chocolate, Creamy Iced Cream & more.
Drinks: HK Style Iced Milk Tea, Vodka Lemon Lime (by practice)
Movies/Books/Music: Remember the Titans, Hoop Dreams: Any movie where team sports bring people together to fight through adversity. Very Walt Disney.
Shawshank Redemption: Ultimate ideal of secret perseverance.
7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey (so I know what they look like)
Comic Books: Calvin & Hobbes, Tintin, Asterix
R&B Hip Hop (stuck in my teenage years)
Super Hero or Villian: Astroboy

PDs Stuff
PD Member Since: Winter 2002, Keen as mustard
How I Got Into Paddling: Back in 1st yr Uni, a high school friend was interested in this girl. She has also had a high school friend who was part of a dragon boating club but needed an injection of new people otherwise it’ll fold. To help him out, a whole bunch of us joined the club so he could impress the girl. It worked & they are now married.
Favourite PD Moment: Latest National DB races are right up there with my favourite moments.
Non-PD Moment: Shanghai 500m awaiting the results of the final on a sinking podium & the next few hours after that…
Three words to describe PDs: Licorice all sorts (because we have all sorts of fun people & its also a party!)
Favourite PD Photo Gallery Pic:
It reminds me of what I’ll never do again willingly, cause I no longer have much memory of it.

Other Stuff
Role Models, Heroes & Heroines: Parents, Anyone who has go to the top of their game/field not through natural ability but purely by dedication & hard work.
Homer Simpson: Who else can have achieved so much without a brain.
When not paddling most likely to be found: Playing Computer Games, watching TV, Working (Surfing Net or in the Pub)
Three people you’d like to invite to dinner:
Gandhi, Calvin (& Hobbes), Homer… it would be the most hilariously inspirational night ever. btw Hobbes is a stuffed toy…
Superstitions (Paddling or Otherwise): Many, but most embarrassing was revealed at my wedding…
Paddling habit: Claire-dy can tell you about it…