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Adam Elliott

Adam Elliott
  • Date of Birth: 16-10-1994
  • Height: 185cm
  • Weight: 103kg
  • Position: Second Row
  • Rep. Honours: NSW Residents (2015)
  • Junior Clubs: Tathra Sea Eagles
  • Instagram: adamelliott

Name: Adam Elliott

Junior Club: Tathra Sea Eagles

Birthplace: Bega

What do you like to do away from football?

Away from football I like to catch up with my mates and head for a surf.

What was your first job?

My first job was the paperboy in Tathra.

What are your goals in Rugby League?

My goal in rugby league is to play NRL in 2016.

What do you love about Rugby League?

The thing I love most about rugby league is the contact and competiveness.

Who has been the biggest influence on your career?

The biggest influence on my career has been my dad.

What is your earliest league memory?

My earliest memory in Rugby League was travelling with a car load of mates in dad’s station wagon to all the round robin rugby league carnivals when I was six.

What is your best moment in league so far?

My best moment in rugby league to date was captaining the Australian Schoolboys side against England.

Best piece of advice you have been given?

Never stop believing in your ability and never show the opposition you’re hurt.

What advice would you give to a young rugby league player?

Enjoy playing with your friends for as long as you can.

Who is the player you looked up to as a kid and why?

The player I most looked up to was Andrew Ryan. He captained the Bulldogs and this is a dream of mine.

What are your memories of your first NRL game?

Favourite sportsman and why?

My favourite sportsman is Sonny Bill Williams. He is the most versatile athlete that I have grown up with.

What can’t you live without?

Food

What is the TV show you never miss?

The TV show I can’t miss is Prison break and I am currently waiting for season five to come out.

What is on your bucket list?

Skydiving and bungy jumping are two things on my bucket list.

If you could play another sport, what would it be?

I would love to play cricket.

If you weren’t playing league, what would you be doing?

If I wasn’t playing league I would be a physiotherapist or a cricketer.

How would you like to be remembered at the end of your career?

I would love to be remembered as a player that would do anything for his teammates.