I love the feeling of translating hours of training and sacrifice into a outcome and result. Also think we are the luckiest athletes in the world getting to race in the ocean.
Who is your role model and why?
I’m really lucky to be surrounded by some incredible athletes and humans in my life , however Ali Day is definitely someone who I have been looking up to since I was nipper in Torquay Victoria . I really admire everything he has achieved in the sport however most importantly ,I really respect who the person he is and how he treats everyone in everyday life, I really think that is valuable to learn from.
What inspires you to be your best?
Seeing smiles on my family and friends face when I compete well or achieve my goals , as this sport you have to sacrifice a lot and I find that really difficult however I’m lucky to have really good friends and families behind me to achieve my dreams.
Walk us through your routine of getting ‘in the zone’ before a major event / race
I love to have a chat and smile on the line, but love to talk to my talented coach, Zayne Hamill and focus on the process to achieve my outcome.
To date, what’s your career highlight?
Probably making the Australian ironman and board final at Aussies this year, was such crazy moment racing with my idols.
Going into this season, what’s your number one goal?
I have a few races I really want to nail including the Nutrigrain ironman series trials and the Coolangatta Gold. But most importantly enjoy the opportunity to race and have fun with it.
It’s the night before a big competition... what’s your must-have meal?
Love tacos the night before, goes down a treat.
What’s your favourite song to listen to before competing or during training?
Love anything from Rufus Du Sol or Bicep. Into my tech and EDM music, so that normally gets me going.
What makes Engine products different from other gear out on the market?
I have and many of my mates have been wearing and using engine products since I was around 9. I love the quality and care engine put in to the product to make it last long. The
What’s your crucial Engine product(s) and why?
Definitely the navy shredskin jammers. Wear them everyday , they undoubtly the best swimwear garment on the market.