G12 Interview: Kevin “Ankle Breaker” Kong

Last year we saw an influx of newcomers, hungry for success and our G12 addition Kevin “Ankle Breaker” Kong was definitely one of a kind 🙂
Find out more about Kevin below!

How did you find out about the Windy Pandas and who/what made you join the team?

A current member of the Windy Pandas introduced me to a new sport which looked very challenging, always down for a challenge.

What are your goals with joining the Windy Pandas?

Winning! Objectives.. continue building team synergy across-the-board both on and off the boat.

What are your likes and dislikes about dragon-boating?

I like it’s mentally and physically challenging, that’s what makes me wanna do better. Dislikes 🤔 I’m broke!

What is your fondest Windy Panda memory so far?

Too many. From TSQ night to Co2 to Priority check-in to Speedy Gonzales etc.

Any advice for those that are looking to take up dragon-boating?

Try something new!

Whats your nickname and how did you come about?

Ankle Breaker. Name speak for itself except I’m the victim breaking my own ankle and TSQ night.

Name three things you can not live without and why?

Family, Water, Casual bracelet

Your go to Karaoke song?

Taylor Swift

Who is childhood celebrity crush?

Fala Chen and Megan Fox!

Describe your perfect date?

Difficult to answer, as it really depends on the person your dating.

What is your most embarrassing moment?

Appeared on rudetube as a kid. Jumping over obstacles which of course didn’t work out in my favour.

What’s the best/worst practical joke anyone’s ever played on you? And vice versa?

Mum and Brother said I was found from a Bin when I was 10! More they said it the more I started to believe it. I was dumb, still am 😅