Paddler Profile 2016 – Ryland Newberry

2016

NAME:   Ryland Newberry

YEAR OF BIRTH: 1997

COACH:  Nicholas Bulmer / Steve Perry

NICKNAMES: Ry Ry

WHEN / WHERE / WHY DID YOU BEGIN IN THIS SPORT:

November 2015, at West Lakes

GREATEST SPORTING ACHIEVEMENT:

Surf Lifesaving State team

FUTURE GOALS:

National Ski final

WHAT KEEPS YOU BUSY OUTSIDE OF KAYAKING?    

Surf Lifesaving

GREATEST INFLUENCE ON YOUR CAREER:

Steve Perry

WHICH COMPETITOR DO YOU RESPECT MOST:    

Lachlan Starr (Grange Surf Lifesaver)

WHO INSPIRES YOU:

The wriggler  / Stewart McLaughlin

IF YOU WERE NOT A KAYAKER WHAT WOULD YOU BE:

Surf Lifesaving

 

BEST ADVICE YOU HAVE EVER RECEIVED:     

“Never get distracted”

EDUCATION / EMPLOYMENT:   

2nd year Uni Student

AWARDS / RESULTS:

Surf Lifesaving States Medalist