“I think everyone should be given an opportunity to pursue a dream or continue living and have some happiness.”

A 307-game NRL legend, Brett Kimmorley made a name for himself as a champion halfback during prominent stints at the Knights, Storm, Sharks and Bulldogs over a decorated 16-year career. The man nicknamed ‘Noddy’ also represented NSW and Australia.

Still actively involved in NRL circles, Brett currently workson the Sharks’coaching staff and holdsvarious media roles.

Brettunderstands the struggle many wheelchair athletes face in the aftermath of life-changing events, having lost his wife Sharnieto brain cancer in 2017