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Donald 2016

Donald 2016 This one goes down in history both at home and abroad. Not only was it a big year for Donald from Donald: a little further away from home another Donald also had a bit to say – and earned the Time magazine accolade of the Person of the Year. A big congrats to Donald Trump, and all the best to him as he embarks on his biggest undertaking yet. There’s a lot at stake for all leaders, but [...]

By |2018-07-31T12:17:22+11:00December 13th, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

One Foot On The Podium Wins Silver

One Foot On The Podium Wins Silver. I never would have anticipated I would hear those words when I published my first book. To say winning a silver medal is a proud moment for me is an understatement, it is so much more than just a silver medal for a book that has been judged in the Australia/New Zealand - Best Regional Non-Fiction category To win a Silver medal is a truly humbling experience. Though the real joy comes from knowing [...]

By |2018-07-31T12:17:23+11:00May 12th, 2016|Blog, Latest Blog, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Oscar Pistorius.

Oscar Pistorius. where doing a story on me about the release of my book, One Foot On The Podium and they asked me about my relationship with Oscar Pistorius, it's never my intention to use other peoples story to tell my own. I'm also very comfortable for everyone to have their own opinion, in this article I share my opinion. When you have a relationship and are a little closer to a situation you tend to see things that [...]

By |2018-07-31T12:17:23+11:00December 16th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Air Asia

Air Asia took me under their wing for a quick chat about One Foot On The Podium. If you are flying anytime soon keep an eye out for this article featuring in Air Asia inflight. Or you could just click the link and check it out here. Airasia Travel3Sixty Nov 2015 Travel Safe Cheers Don

By |2015-11-26T12:50:42+11:00November 26th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments


Portland is a beautiful part of Australia. I recently spoke at a business breakfast to encourage local employers to explore opportunities of employing people with a disability. Here is the local paper article. Don Elgin Portland Observer Beit in Portland or any other part of our great land, employing people with a disability or at least taking a chance has proven over the years to be a great call. Congratulations to the businesses that have done so and lets hope [...]

By |2015-11-25T08:22:35+11:00November 25th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

No half measures for Tocumwal Paralympian Don Elgin

I was pretty pumped with a recent interview with The Weekly Times. It’s awesome when someone is able to cut through the crap and bring it altogether in one easy to read article. Thanks Riahn Smith. You can read the full article here.

By |2018-07-31T12:17:23+11:00November 18th, 2015|In the media|0 Comments