(aka Euge, Euginahoffamia (don’t ask) and Huge Euge)

“Everything happens for a reason”


Current Occupation:
Business Analyst
Dream Job: Being paid to travel and explore the world at my leisure to
meet people and experience different cultures
Passions: Don’t really have one
Ambitions: Paddling wise, to represent Australia and win gold at a World Championship, paddling at a World Club Championship.
Non-paddling wise, go trekking in Nepal and South America.
Claim to Fame/Infamy:
More like a brush with fame…Christina Anu tapped
me on the shoulder at a wedding I went to recently and asked me to take a photo… for her not with her.

Favourite Stuff

Food: Authentic Italian food, freshly baked bread and pastry, and most
Drinks: Very thick chocolate gelato milkshake and HK style milk tea (hot and cold).
Movies/Books/Music: Movies: The Green Mile/Star Wars; Books: don’t have
one; Music: 70’s and 80’s classics, hip hop, Motown, classical
Super Hero or Villian: Darth Vader

PDs Stuff

PD Member Since: April 2005
How I Got Into Paddling: Corporates Games
Favourite PD Moment: There are a few: Winning the 2006 Nationals Opens 200m
Grand Final, the whole Nagambie experience, hearing the sound of the bell and our names read out when crossing the finish line at the Hawkesbury Canoe Classic, the boat run in the 2007 Nationals Mixed team in all distances especially in the Finals, and when the 2007 Nationals were finally all over.
Three words to describe PDs: Fun, Diverse, Surprising.
How Other PDs Describe Eugene: doing everything smiling, clock work, strength, encouraging inspiring friend, Hugene, Master Stroke, Huge, wonderful smile, has a wicked side that only a few get to see! a great friend! sexy, stud, legend.
Favourite PD Photo Gallery Pic:  

Other Stuff

Role Models, Heroes & Heroines: probably should start looking for one…
When not paddling most likely to be found: Working, sleeping or catching up with non paddling friends.
Three people you’d like to invite to dinner:
Nelson Mandela, Magda Szubanski, Charlize Theron
Superstitions (Paddling or Otherwise): A bad habit: Leaving something behind somewhere.
Superstition: Wear a touch of red/pink to a Chinese wedding.