Matt J

“Everyone has time, it’s just what you wwwote it to”

 


Current Occupation:
Pilot
   
Dream Job: Pilot
   
Passions: Flying, paddling
   
Ambitions: To paddle at the highest level, run a sub 50 minute City to Surf, a sub-78-minute 1/2 marathon and a sub-3-hour marathon.
   
Claim to Fame/Infamy:
Paddler of the month? Otherwise I’€™m just plain old me.
   

Favourite Stuff

 
   
Food: Lemon butter (it’s a spread but close enough)
   
Drinks: Caramel milk shake
   
Movies/Books/Music: Top Gun, Lord of the Rings, RnB (old stuff)
   
Super Hero or Villian: Astro boy
   
Websites:
   

PDs Stuff

 
   
PD Member Since: Sep 2010
   
How I Got Into Paddling: Friends
   
Favourite PD Moment: Silver opens 500m nationals in Canberra (I could have picked a gold medal race but we raced beyond ourselves)
   
Three words to describe PDs: Friends, fun, dedication
   
How Other PDs Describe Matt: Driven to suceed, dedicated to the cause and can skull a beer better than anyone. Focussed, strong, Willing to get out there, Super Competitive, Guns to rival Euge, Surprising. Competitive, determined & has a great ‘tan’. Loves the website http://thingsboganslike.com/, Passionate about paddling.
   
Favourite PD Photo Gallery Pic:
   

Other Stuff

 
   
Role Models, Heroes & Heroines: Parents
   
When not paddling most likely to be found: Running or flying.
   
Three people you’d like to invite to dinner:
Will Smith, Michael Douglas, Mother Teresa
   
Superstitions (Paddling or Otherwise): Always have one side of the blade forwards