Further Personal Information
||Melbourne, VIC, AUS
||Athlete, Sports Administrator
||Commerce, Sport Management - Deakin University: Melbourne, VIC, AUS
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He began playing badminton at age six at his local badminton club in Ararat, Australia. He began competing at age 12.
|Why this sport?
||He followed his father to the local badminton club.
|Club / Team
||Eaglehawk Bendigo District Badminton Association: Bendigo, VIC, AUS
|Name of coach
||Ricky Yu, Lasse Bundgaard
||Woofa, Warfie (VIS, 30 May 2008)
||Watching TV, listening to music, reading, supporting the Australian rules football club Geelong. (NOC, 30 May 2008)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Competing at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. (olympicchallenge.gov.au, 25 Apr 2012)
|Hero / Idol
||Ethiopian long distance runner Haile Gebrselassie. (NOC, 30 May 2008)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard." (ACGA 2006)
||To win an Olympic medal. (badminton.org.au, 20 Jun 2008)
He is a junior development manager for Badminton Australia. (badminton.org.au, 09 Aug 2010)