Pocket Profile: Sam Ruddy

What Junior club did you play for? St Peters JFC

How do you feel you interact with & contribute to the club? I enjoying hanging out around the club, attending functions and giving something back to the club

What kind of game style do you take into matches? I like too play aggressive and attacking as well as trying to lead by example Tell us about your hobbies outside of playing at Bentleigh I enjoy playing golf as well as riding motorbikes and camping

How are you staying positive during the COVID-19 situation? Staying positive by keeping myself busy and not allowing myself to sit around not doing anything

Tell us about yourself! (Work, family, where you are from etc.) I am a 3rd year apprentice plumber from Moorabbin and have lived there my whole life. Live with my Mum, Dad brother and sister

What AFL or SSN team to you barrack for? St Kilda

Have you got a message for the club? Keep working during this difficult period in readiness for us returning wether that be this year or next and remain positive

Any advice for staying fit whilst we wait for the season to start? Going for runs, home body weight workouts are the easiest ways

What would you sing at Karaoke night? Drive - Incubus

Have you ever had a nickname? What is it? How did you get it? My nickname has been Ruddy in recent times just due to my last name What's the most daring thing you've ever done? What three things do you think of the most each day and why? Work, food and sport the main parts of my life

Who is someone you admire or work well with at Bentleigh FNC and why? Dizzy Smith, selfless in his work and one of the greatest club men I’ve ever met. Don’t know how he does it