Name: Nick Meaney

Birthplace: Lismore, New South Wales

Height: 187cm

Weight: 89kg

Junior Club: Ballina Seagulls

DOB: 10/09/1997

Who is your favourite Sports Hero? Lebron James

What are the three reasons you like being a part of a team sport? Create new friendships, make memories and compete as a unit.

What is the best part about rugby league? The competition, spending time with your mates and the fans.

What is your favourite quote? Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.

What is your favourite song to listen to before a game? Running Miles – Hippie Sabotage

What is your favourite movie about sport? Semi-Pro

How does an athlete make you a better person? It makes you be a good role model for kids.

What is the one thing you always do after a good performance? Have a good feed.

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

Which NRL club did you support as a kid? Brisbane Broncos.

What age were you when you started playing rugby league? 8

What is your favourite food to eat the night before a game? I love a steak.

What will you remember most from 2018? Making my NRL debut.

Who was your favourite player when you were growing up? Jarryd Hayne.

What is the one piece of advice you would give to children playing rugby league? Stay committed.

What is your favourite rugby league moment to date? Scoring my first NRL try.

How did you become a Bulldog? Join the club from the Newcastle Knights for a chance to play regular first grade.

If you could be another player for a week, who would it be and why? Josh Addo-Carr, because he is fast!

Best piece of advice you have received? Be resilient!

What is your earliest rugby league memory? Playing a local team in the under 8s with girls in it and they defeated us!