Sunday, September 11, 2005

Pointy of the Month: Coombsy

Coomba imagines that next big wave

Name or nickname: Peter Coombs aka Coombsy aka Coomba
Favorite surfing beach: Gunnamatta Beach on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia.
Best surfing moment (describe):The first time I stood up and thought "oh this is what its about".
Surfing hero (and why): Occy...Showed that surfing does not have to be a young person's game.
Favored board type: If I can borrow a quote from a few Sydneysiders, "The longer and thicker the better."
Surfing maneuver you’d love to do: Barrel
Dream surf spot: Anywhere where I can hit the beach before work would be a dream spot.
Other sport (play) and (watch): All footy codes, cricket, golf, foxy boxing
Ultimate pin up: Halle Berry
Food: Chicken Parma...with chips and salad
Drink (variety): VB...It's a boutique beer at a domestic price / Jack
Daniels and Diet Coke...Black gold
Thing you miss most about home: Chicken Parma
Thing you like best about Taiwan: Dumplings
Music: Stones, AC/DC, Jet ....that type of thing
Best advice you’ve ever had: "Stop your whinging and just get on with it." Various people.
Movie: Goodfellas....guns, gangsters, intrigue and a great soundtrack.
Collections: I collect memories and they are all very special.
Who would play you in a movie? Owen Wilson...not a classic leading man, but has a certain charm with the ladies.
Current car: Ford Festiva SB
Dream car: I'd be very happy with a brand new Falcon wagon.
Near death experience: It all started when I heard the front door open and she said "Shit, that'll be me husband"..........
Your idea of a great night out: Good meal, plenty of laughs, VB's flowing, music pumping and a little late night streaking.
Philosophy on life: Live fast... die old.


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