Hi everyone, welcome to mySport page. I am currently the Australian Mixed Open Captain and have been for the past 2 World Cups. Touch is a great sport and i have made plenty of lifetime friends from t ...
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    About me: Hi everyone, welcome to mySport page. I am currently the Australian Mixed Open Captain and have been for the past 2 World Cups. Touch is a great sport and i have made plenty of lifetime friends from the sport. Hope you become a friend too.


    Sporting Interests:
    Australian Football -  Sydney
    Touch
    Rugby League -  Raiders
    Golf
    Football (Soccer) -  Central Coast Mariners
    Tennis
    Volleyball


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  • World Cup 03
    World Cup 03
    The highlight of my touch career was back in 2003 at the World Cup in Japan. We beat NZ for the first time since 99 and I was captain. Check out the very young Benji.
     
  • Blackest Cats Back Then
    Blackest Cats Back Then
    Its great to know that I will be able to look back on my touch career and say that i represented Australia with my great friend Jason Stanton. He is by far the best player in the game today.
     
  • NSW Mens 30's
    NSW Mens 30's
    Here we are at the Sydney Cricket Ground. We won the State of Origin Series 2-1. Great bunch of blokes and Dave Collins was an awesome Coach. One of the many reasons that touch is so good, great times!
     
  • Sports Log
    04:53AM, Tue 21 August 2007

    What i do outside of touch!

    What i do outside of touch!

    Being a builder/developer, life starts very early every day. On site before 7.00am and usually finish at around 4.00pm. From there its a quick call into the office to check mail and email and catch up on accounts and/or make phone calls to subcontractors.

    At the moment, touch training for Nationals is every Wed, Fri and Sunday. Monday nights i ref at my local ... more

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  • Mixed Open Shield
    Mixed Open Shield
    The Highlight for me at the XBlades 2008 NTL was being presented with the "Tony Eltakchi Mixed Open Shield". This was arguably one of the greatest highlights in my touch career. Many thanks to TFA and their kind gesture.
     
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  • World Cup - 07
    World Cup - 07
    Here I'm getting amongst the local gals. This was in South Africa. These girls could sing and dance...which is a lot more than I can say. Check out Jason Stanton's girl far right!! Ya Bortil.
     
  • World Cup - 07
    World Cup - 07
    The Mixed Open Team - South Africa. Although we weren't able to win the big one, we certainly had a great time. The team was filled with great characters and some very funny ones too. A trip that will be remembered for a long time.
     
  • My Toys
    My Toys
    Anyone who knows me knows that i love my cars. The Mercedes CLK55 was an awesome car. I sold it recently but will be looking for new update. The GTR is the ultimate drive car.
     
  • myCommunity
  • myCommunity
  • Blackest Cat
    Blackest Cat
    The Blackest Cats are a group of the best touch football players and coaches in the world who are developing and promoting touch through a range of initiatives including development camps, clinics & interactive website. Check them out!
     
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  • Blackest Cat Trio
    Blackest Cat Trio
    The Blackest Cat Trio - we started BC to help progress the sport of touch across the country. The concept started in September 07 and already we have travelled to Victoria, Parkes, Taree, Wallsend & ACT with plenty of bookings in the near future.
     
  • Young Tashy Kids
    Young Tashy Kids
    My young kids are mad touchies as well. Sarah-Jane and Billy both represent Parramatta at the NSW Junior State Cup. Sarah is a strong middle and Billy plays at link.
     
  • Best Friends
    Best Friends
    Me with Sammy Ayoub at the 2005 Youth World Cup. Sam was coaching the 20's boys and I was a Satellite Coach (assisted all teams). Some think we are brothers. Might as well be...we are always seen together.
     
  • Ref 18's NTL
    Ref 18's NTL
    Here I am all miked up and refereering the Celebrity Game at the 18's NTL. This was funny and plenty of laughs came at the expense of some players and officials.
     
  • Aus Mens 30's
    Aus Mens 30's
    Aus Mens 30's - All Nations in New Zealand. Talk about playing injured. I played the entire tournament with a torn calf, a thumb which i broke in two places in the first game and a badly corked thigh. Was still able to get the Player of the Final! lol