Preston’s Deadly Choice: To be a positive role model for my family and my community
Preston is a former professional rugby league footballer who finished his career at the Gold Coast Titans. A NSW Country and Indigenous Dreamtime team representative, he previously played for the Cronulla Sharks before moving to the Penrith Panthers with whom he won the 2003 NRL Premiership.
Since retiring, Preston has become one of Australia’s most inﬂuential sporting ambassadors, working tirelessly in the community as an Ambassador, with a huge focus on support individuals, families and communities across a wide range of ﬁelds.
In particular, he established The Preston Campbell Foundation to develop programs and opportunities to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander participants to achieve their goals. The Foundation builds partnerships that present commercial opportunities for real work and work experience for all participants.
Favourite healthy meal: Vegetable lasagne with wholemeal pasta, eggplant and zucchini.
Favourite exercise: Swimming and riding – and making sure you stretch afterwards.