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Name: Josh Reynolds
Junior Club: St. George Dragons
What do you like to do away from football?
Away from football I like to hang with friends and watch American sports.
What was your first job?
My first job was as a local paper boy in Belmore!
What are your goals in Rugby League?
My main goals in Rugby league are to have a very long and fun career and represent Australia one day.
What do you love about Rugby League?
I think the thing I love most about rugby league is the competition definitely, it gets me in trouble sometimes but it is definitely the best part.
Who has been the biggest influence on your career?
My biggest influence would be my mum for sure, she is my idol.
What is your earliest league memory?
My earliest memory in Rugby League was playing with my mate Chase Stanley, look how far we have come together!
What is your best moment in league so far?
My best memory in Rugby League is just the whole experience, being able to play for a club I have loved since I was a kid every day.
Best piece of advice you have been given?
Never get ahead of yourself, no matter how good you are going.
What advice would you give to a young rugby league player?
Never give up, never let anyone tell you what you can’t do.
Who is the player you looked up to as a kid and why?
The player I most looked up to as a kid was Brad Fittler, I just loved his style of defence for a half and his big step.
What are your memories of your first NRL game?
My first game was in Canberra, it was freezing cold and I was playing at hooker as a replacement. One of the greatest experiences of my life!
Favourite sportsman and why?
I think it would have to be Michael Jordan, he completely dominated his opponents and he was very humble as well.
What can’t you live without?
I can’t live without sport or pizza.
What is the TV show you never miss?
College football countdown.
If you could play another sport, what would it be?
I think if I didn’t play rugby league I would try out Basketball.
If you weren’t playing league, what would you be doing?
If I was not playing league right now I would be a plumber or a fire man.
How would you like to be remembered at the end of your career?
I think I would like to be remembered as tough and humble.