EMCC Team Profile – Bill Gray

BillGrayProfilePicName – Bill Gray
Age – 53
Occupation – Estate Manager
Status – single / married / divorced / still wondering? – Married – still wondering
Children – names and ages please – Sarah; 23
Years curling – 15
Home club and ice rink – Belfast Curling Club ; Oxenfoord at Murrayfield

In-turn or out-turn? Definitely in-turn on strikes; out-turn on draws

Best ever curling memory? – Sweeping Canadian Stone through the 4 ft to win the World Seniors in 2012.

Favourite sport outside curling:
To watch – Rugby, Cricket, Golf, or any other sport – even floodlit indoor Camogie!
To play – Golf

If you had to switch careers, what job would you do? – Engineer or Professional Sportsman

Favourite TV programme? – A Question of Sport; any quiz programmes

Favourite holiday destination and why? – New York. Been twice: couldn’t remember the first time (aged 16 on school rugby tour-too much vodka); second time this year. Just a great place.

Apart from the ICA, what website do you spend the most time on? BBC Sport

Best / worst subjects at school? – Sport / History

Who’d be your four ideal dinner guests? – Brian O’Driscoll, Catherine Grainger, Jess Ennis, Usain Bolt

Sum yourself up in five words – Competitive, Committed, Cheery, Proud, Irish

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