My dad has had PD my whole life but is still a 70’s surfie at heart. I can’t surf so I thought this would be the next best thing to do for him. I am also fortunate enough to work for Shake It Up so was really keen to give fundraising a go first hand!
Getting the boys down to training on Sunday morning! I got plenty of ‘I’ve slept in Matty’ texts.
How has the team experience been?
Absolutely awesome, there is the perfect amount of rivalry between our friends. This has pushed us both in the water and in fundraising. All the boys involved have been incredibly supportive, reaching out to their families and work friends for donations, I couldn’t ask anything more of them.
First thing you will eat after the race?
Hot Chips are my kryptonite so let’s hope my fiancé is distracted and I can get a couple in me!
Advice for anyone considering an ocean swim?
Black lines are boring, get into the ocean! And as Michael J. Fox always says “If you start to think about how bad something is going to be you will have gone through it twice by the time it’s over!”