Short Ends with Chloe Stewart

by Bowls Australia

Presented by BCiB Insurance Brokers, Chloe Stewart answers the tough questions.

How old were you and why did you first take up bowls:
Nine years old. Used to watch my Nan (Val) play during the school holidays. I thought it looked easy so I had a crack!

First tournament victory:
An Easter Pairs or Triples Carnival at my old home club Kyneton.

Toughest Singles opponent:
Jo Edwards, one player I have not yet beaten. A draw in last years’ Trans Tasman was my best effort.

Who has had the most influence on your career:
My Mum and Nan. They have been there right from the start and have always believed in me and supported me no matter what.

Favourite bowler while growing up:
When I first started as a junior, I looked up to Sam Shannahan and Claire Turley.

Funniest Jackaroo teammate:
Kristina Krstic, there is never a dull moment with Krissy around the team!

Three things left on your bucket list:
– Go to Times Square in New York
– Fly Business or First Class
– Meet Ronda Rousey

First album you bought:
Delta Goodrem, Innocent Eyes

Favourite holiday destination:
Las Vegas

Favourite movie:
The Blind Side

Favourite TV series:
Seinfeld

Favourite band or musician:
Katy Perry

Jackaroo with the best taste in music:
Barrie Lester

Favourite carb:
Potato

Favourite meal after a day on the green:
Salmon, veggies and mash

What meal is your speciality to cook:
Red Chicken Curry

Chocolate in the fridge. Yes or no:
Yes

Milo. Hot or cold:
Both

Pineapple on pizza. Yes or no:
NO!

Parma or Parmi:
Parma

Coriander. Yes or no:
NO!

Cats or Dogs.
Dogs

Who inspires you:
My family and friends.

Proudest non-bowls accomplishment:
I am quite proud to have kept up my education since leaving school. I completed a Real Estate Agents Rep course two years ago and now I am almost finished in an online Digital Marketing course.

Most embarrassing childhood memory:
I can’t really remember one specific one. My friends used to call me Hagrid from Harry Potter because of my hair.

If you could appear on any reality show, which one would you choose:
Big Brother

Who would you like to swap places with for a day:
Katy Perry

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tik Tok, Snapchat or other:
Instagram