RLAD Ambassadors

Meet our some of our resident book lovers from the Melbourne Football Club:

COLIN GARLAND
Garland

Nickname: Garlo
All-time favourite AFL player: Gary Ablett Senior
Favourite holiday destination: Home
Favourite TV show: Q and A
If you had to choose another career, what would it be?: Professional cricketer
Favourite meal: Parma
Favourite book: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

CHRISTIAN PETRACCA
Petracca

Nickname: Trac
AFL Club supported as a kid: Collingwood
All-time favourite Sportsperson: Russell Westbrook
Favourite holiday destination: Florence
Favourite movie and movie star: Dodgeball, Will Ferrell
Favourite book: Specky Magee
If you could swap jobs with someone, who would it be?: Musical artist ‘Generik’

DOM TYSON
Tyson

Nickname: Victor, Disco
All-time favourite AFL player: Richo (Matthew Richardson)
What do you like to do on your days off: Play golf, go to university or head to the café
Favourite holiday destination: Barcelona
If you could swap jobs with someone, who would it be?: Australian professional golfer, Adam Scott
Before a game I always: Give my boots a scrub
Favourite book: Lemony Snicket’s ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’

DAISY PEARCE
Pearce

Nickname: People always assume Daisy is my nickname!
All-time favourite AFL player: Craig Bradley
Favourite holiday destination: Exmouth, Western Australia
Favourite meal: Muesli
If you could choose another career, what would it be?: I am a midwife, which I love. But if I could choose I would be a professional footballer or a sports commentator
In the movie of your life you’d be played by: Rebel Wilson
Favourite book: Greetings from Sandy Beach, by Bob Graham

JACK TRENGOVE
Trengove

Nickname: Trendy
All-time favourite AFL player: Tony Modra
Favourite moment in Junior Football: Winning four premierships in my first four seasons
Favourite holiday destination: New York
Favourite sporting hero: Roger Federer
Favourite food: Carrot cake
If you could swap jobs with someone, who would it be?: Businessman and millionaire, Richard Branson
Favourite book: Harry Potter series – I absolutely loved them growing up!