Name:  Matthew Basto

Date of Birth:  12 November 1997

Family:  Rod (dad), Lisa (mum), Lauren (sister) and Meghann (sister)

Are your parents involved in Harness Racing?  Dad was a bookmaker and we use to own horses

What are your racing colours?  Green, black stripes and orange seams  

How long have you been driving ponies?  1 season

What is your pony(s) name(s)?  Don't have my own

First Pony Winner:  Wandarra Tess

Favourite Racing Horse:  Lombo Pocket Watch

Favourite Racing Driver:  Lola Weidemann

Most Admired Person:  Jonathon Brown

Most Thrilling Moment:  My first time in the sulky

What sports do you play?  Football, basketball and cricket

Favourite Drink:  Passiona

Favourite Food:  Mexican

Favourite TV Show:  The Simpsons, The Mentalist and Rove

Favourite Music:  Robbie Williams

Favourite Pastime:  Playing on playstation or getting on the computer

Likes:  Playing with my friends

Dislikes:  School, homework and going shopping

Ambition:  Harness Racing Driver

Updated 8 November 2009