(aka D)
“You’re only as old as the woman you’re squeezing” 


Current Occupation:
Yoga teacher
Dream Job: Nude Yoga teacher
Passions: Yoga / Mandarin (not the fruit)
Ambitions: One day Speak fluent Mandarin
Claim to Fame/Infamy:
Had Elle MacPherson in my yoga class once

Favourite Stuff

Food: Allens Sherbies / Sherbet Fountains
Drinks: water
Movies/Books/Music: Hunt for Red October/Trance techno
Super Hero or Villian: Prince Planet, what’s so good about Astroboy anyway?

PDs Stuff

PD Member Since: 1995
How I Got Into Paddling: Warick Leo talked me into coming to training. Loved it ever since
Favourite PD Moment: Getting a bronze medal in the Shanghai WC
Three words to describe PDs: 1.After 2.race 3.parties
How Other PDs Describe D: Motivator – infamous for his inspiring calls as a sweep, Mr Yoga, Big D, Blue Eyes, Dynamic, Determined, Da Yogi, Spiritual leader, harmonious, competitive, huggable, passionate, one of my favourite people, sexy, strong, flexible, understanding, inspiring, loyal & true with the sexiest voice in town! Balanced…yet unbalanced! super sweep, muthaflippin’ awesome, a real sweetie, Flexible, Motivating, Calm.
Favourite PD Photo Gallery Pic:

Other Stuff

Role Models, Heroes & Heroines:  
When not paddling most likely to be found: At my yoga school
Three people you’d like to invite to dinner:
Michelle Pfeiffer, Jennifer Hawkins, My great great great grandfather.
Superstitions (Paddling or Otherwise): I like to wear an Indonesian race singlet at the last training before a big event.