Courtenay Dempsey

Courtenay Dempsey

  • Full Name: Courtenay Dempsey
  • DOB: 28/08/1987
  • Place of birth: Queensland
  • Original Team: Morninside
  • Draft: #19, 2005 National Draft, Essendon
  • Height/Weight: 187/85
  • Position(s): Defender

Q&A with Courtenay Dempsey

Sportsperson (other than AFL) you love to watch the most: Jonathon Thurston and Darren Lockyer

Coach’s favourite saying: “Do the basics”

Coach’s pet: Mark McVeigh

Favourite Footy Commentator: Dennis Commetti

Whose autograph did you get as a kid?

Describe your perfect day off: Spending the day with my two beautiful kids and partner.

Who inspires you? Muhammad Ali

Best advice received: Don’t go through the motions

What scares you the most? Death

If you weren’t a footballer what would you be? A Builder

First job held: Packing Books

Person you would most like to meet: Muhammad Ali

Three things you would like to do after your football career: Travel and move back to Cairns

Greatest non- football achievement: Having two beautiful children

How would your best friend describe you? A good bloke

One thing you can’t eat:

What domestic chore do you refuse to do? Vacuuming

Which event would you prefer to attend, Olympics or World Cup? World Cup

Favourite Australian Personality: Carl Barron

iPhone, Blackberry, or Android: Samsung

Best book read: James Hird Autobiography

Favourite TV show: N.C.I.S

Favourite band/ musical artist: Alan Jackson

Favourite movie: Remember the Titans