(aka Webe – pronounced Webie, Barking Dog plus others not mentionable in a public arena)

“Pacific Dragons is comprised of friends, not just team mates… As individuals they accept the challenge… As a team they overcome the challenge… And as friends they share the rewards…” Dean Baker (former PD member) 1996

Current Occupation:

Internal Audit Team Co-ordinator

Dream Job: Helping people achieve their fitness/sporting goals
Passions: paddling, coffee, DARK chocolate, paddling & more coffee and dark chocolate… you get the idea
Ambitions: meeting and overcoming all the challenges that life provides in abundance
Claim to Fame/Infamy: Fame: being involved in the most wonderful paddling club in Australia, being loudest female steerer on the race course (sorry seat 10’s)
Infamy: someone somehow managed to catch me on video in a bubble bath with another chick and a blowup kangaroo…

Favourite Stuff  
Food: hmmm… tough one… dark chocolate, cheesecake, #14 – Exotic Seafood at Chilli Club in Narrabeen, Chilli Tim Tam’s, my Mum’s xmas pudding, raw cookie mix and the Happich’s special spiced hot wine (we should give it a special name)
Drinks: coffee, of course!, a nice red (wine that is) and water, the elixir of life!
Movies/Books/Music: many varied tastes in all
Super Hero or Villian: “Duck Dodgers in the 24&1/2 Century” – what a hoot!

well ours of course! And Google, don’t seem to have time to look for any others

PDs Stuff

PD Member Since: Dec 1995 (I think)
How I Got Into Paddling: A PD flyer at North Shore Gym
Favourite PD Moment: Winning Womens State Champ, Darling Harbour 1996, my first season, have never looked back
Three words to describe PDs: Versatile, Adaptable, Committed, Passionate, Empowered, Fabulous, Fun… (3 words wasn’t enough, these are just a few)
Favourite PD Photo Gallery Pic:

Other Stuff

Role Models, Heroes & Heroines: People that always have a positive approach to life, they are all around us and I take pride in knowing them, whether for a short time or a life time
When not paddling most likely to be found: doing ‘coffee’… what else!

Three people you’d like to invite to dinner:

David Attenborough, Malcolm Douglas, Dali Lama
Superstitions (Paddling or Otherwise): none that I can think of or am willing to tell the world