About Shane McDonald

This Section has some brief information about me and what I'm interested in ... if you're interested !

Date Of Birth April, 1974
Place of Birth Waterford City, Ireland
Currently Living in Waterford, Ireland
Favourite Music 80's/90's Classic Rock (e.g. Queen, Def Leppard, Bon Jovi, Van Halen, Whitesnake, Aerosmith), Iron Maiden, AC/DC, Metallica
Favourite Soccer Teams Liverpool F.C, Barcelona, Waterford United, Tottenham Hotspur
Best Match Attended Liverpool v's Blackburn Rovers, Blackburn won the Premiership Title even though they lost 2-1.
Best Concerts Attended
  1. Queen+ Paul Rodgers (Le Zenith, Paris, France)
  2. Robbie Williams (Lansdowne Road, Dublin, 2001)
  3. Bon Jovi (RDS, Dublin, 2001)
  4. Def Leppard (Olympia, Dublin, 2000)
  5. Metallica (RDS, Dublin 2006)
  6. Iron Maiden (RDS, Dublin 2007)
  7. Whitesnake, Thunder, Def Leppard (Echo Arena, Liverpool, 2008)
Top 5 Vintage Arcade Games
  1. Out Run (1986)
  2. Bubble Bobble (1986)
  3. R-Type (1987)
  4. Road Fighter (1984)
  5. Ghosts 'n' Goblins
Top 3 Vintage Games Owned
  1. Test Drive 2 ( Amiga, 1989 )
  2. Double Dragon ( Amstrad CPC-6128, 1987)
  3. Zorgons Revenge ( Oric, 1984 )
Top 3 European Cities Visited
  1. Paris, France
  2. Prague, Czech Rep.
  3. Munich, Germany
Top 10 International Locations Visited
  1. Sydney, Australia
  2. Los Angeles, California, USA
  3. Hong Kong, China
  4. Ayers Rock, NT, Australia
  5. Veti Levu, Fiji
  6. Everglades, Florida
  7. Paris, France
  8. Prague, Czech Rep.
  9. Orlando, Florida, USA
  10. Canary Islands, Spain
My Top 3 Rollercoasters These are coasters I tried out in the USA.
  1. Duelling Dragons, Islands of Adventure, Orlando, FL. (Visited 8 Times)
  2. The Incredible Hulk, Islands of Adventure, Orlando, FL. (Visited 12 Times)
  3. Montu, Busch Gardens, Tampa, FL. (Visited 6 Times)
Most Unusual Thrill Rides Tried
  1. Horizontal Bungee - just off Interstate 4, Orlando, FL.
  2. Duelling Dragons, Islands of Adventure, Orlando, FL.
  3. Alien Encounter, Disney, Orlando, FL.
Favourite Films
  1. Top Gun
  2. Highlander
  3. Groundhog Day
  4. Airplane ( I & II )
  5. Naked Gun ( all of them ! )
  6. Lord of the Rings Trilogy
  7. Life of Brian - Monty Python
Favourite Foods
  1. Chinese / Vietnamese
  2. Seafood, esp. Sushi
  3. Chocolate - It is a food .. isn't it ?!
Favourite Sports
  1. Soccer
  2. Snooker - best break 49, but haven't played in ages !
  3. Golf / Pitch 'n' Putt
Least Favourite Sports
  1. Basketball - too much exercise for my liking !
  2. Cricket - Too Boring !
  3. AFL - How can you miss with 3 goal posts?
  4. Synchronised Swimming - if one drowns, do they all ?
 


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