2023 World Bowls Championships - Player Profile: Paul Foster MBE
Earliest bowls memory: Ayrshire Youth Singles champion aged 12.
Best bowls achievement: Winning my first World Indoor Singles title at the age of 24.
Your all-star bowls rink:
Lead – Paul Foster MBE
Second – Ryan Bester
Third – Aron Sherriff
Skip – Alex Marshall MBE
Occupation: Taxi driver.
Describe yourself in 3 words: Confident, Friendly, Passionate.
Favourite meal: Chinese.
Biggest fear: Drowning.
Apple or Android: Android.
Pineapple on pizza: No.
Favourite movie: Any Steven Segal films.
Three items you couldn’t live without and why: Phone, money and car. Couldn’t survive without these.
Dream job: Football manager.
Favourite past or present non-bowls athlete and why: Ally McCoist, followed Rangers all my life.
Cats or dogs: Dogs.
Funniest teammate and why: Iain McLean has always got good one liners.
Favourite song: Luther Vandross – Dance With My Father Again.
Most likely to forget their passport going to Australia: Jason Banks.
Proudest non-bowls accomplishment: Marrying my wife, Pamela, and having my 4 kids.
Dream holiday destination and why: Mauritius, spent one week there for honeymoon and it’s absolutely stunning.
Goal for 2023 World Bowls Championships: To win gold in both the triples and fours.