Short Ends with Corey Wedlock

by Bowls Australia

Presented by BCiB Insurance Brokers, Corey Wedlock answers the tough questions.

How old were you and why did you first take up bowls:
Dad played the sport and got me into it.

First tournament victory:
Can’t remember the first tournament but won handicap singles at 10 years old (+12 start).

Toughest Singles opponent:
Aaron Wilson

Who has had the most influence on your career:
My Dad

Favourite bowler while growing up:
Steve Glasson and Leif Selby

Funniest Jackaroo teammate:
Barrie Lester

Three things left on your bucket list:
– Play in a Commonwealth Games
– Play in a World Championships
– Travel to the Maldives

First album you bought:
Never bought one but stole my sisters’!

Favourite holiday destination:
The Maldives or Las Vegas.

Favourite movie:
Growing up, Home Alone. Now, Shawshank Redemption.

Favourite TV series:
Home and Away or Ozark.

Favourite band or musician:
Ed Sheeran

Jackaroo with the best taste in music:
Aaron ‘Disco’ Wilson

Favourite carb:
Pasta

Favourite meal after a day on the green:
Chicken Schnitzel

What meal is your speciality to cook:
Chicken, bacon and mushroom fettuccine.

Chocolate in the fridge. Yes or no:
Yes

Milo. Hot or cold:
Cold in Summer. Hot in Winter.

Pineapple on pizza. Yes or no:
No

Parma or Parmi:
Parmi

Coriander. Yes or no:
No. Worst thing ever created!

Cats or Dogs.
Dogs

Who inspires you:
My Dad

Proudest non-bowls accomplishment:
Moving to the big smoke away from friends and my Dad at 18.

Most embarrassing childhood memory:
Crying as everyone sang me ‘Happy Birthday’ as a young kid. Hated it…

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

Who would you like to swap places with for a day:
Channing Tatum

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