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Deadly Vibe Star Watch – Ashley Anderson

This story originally appeared in Deadly Vibe Magazine Issue #16 March, 1998

We have just opened The Vault – all the back stories from old editions – dating back to the 1990s. To know where we are going, it's important to understand where we have been. And that story you can follow in the Deadly Vibe Vault!

DV16 pg5 croppedName: Ashley Anderson

Where are you from? Mt. Morgan – now Rockhampton

What is your sport? Swimming

What is your best event? 200 & 400 individual Medley Swimmer

How old are you? I am aged 13

If you could travel anywhere in the world where would you go? I would travel Europe

If you could be on any TV show, which one would you be on? I’d be on Cheez TV because I like to cartoons

What are your favourite and worst favourite colours? Favourite – blue, red, white & black. Worst – yellow, green & orange

Which part of your body would you most like to change? My height – I’d like to be taller

Do you have a pet? A dog named Jessie (F) and a cat named Ginger (M)

Do you have a partner? No

What’s your favourite ice cream? Blueberry ice cream

What’s the best meal you can cook? 2 minute noodles

What’s your favourite movie? Anaconda

What is your worst habit? Leaving my room untidy

What has been your greatest achievement? An Australian Record at the 1998 Nationals and 7 gold medals

Where do your get your hair cut? A local hairdresser and a friend’s place

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? To be an Olympic Champion

If you could have one wish, what would it be? To be World Champion and World Record Holder

Do you have a nickname? What is it? Ash the Flash

What has been the most embarrassing thing that has ever happened to you? None as yet

How would your best friend describe you? A legend & champion

What would you be doing if you weren’t playing your sport? Playing other sports like cricket and football.

Which elements do you identify with most? Fire, water, earth or air? Air “I need to breathe”

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