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'If you could...?' to Celtic Jazz

July 27 2005

One of our 2005 summer series is a supporters 'If you could', the series continues with Celtic Jazz. It seems many of his dreams have come true already......despite being a wee fella!! Throughout the off season we plan to learn a little bit more about many of our 'Usual Suspects'

If you could............. Celtic Jazz - Derek Sanders
Relive any 'non-sports related' moment in your life, what would it be and why?

Birth of my daughter Mollie (Mallaidh)

Enjoy a 'champagne moment' again in your career which one would it be and why? Just happened - I have been appointed Operations Manager at Cranleigh Arts Centre
Enjoy a 'champagne moment' again in sport which one would it be and why?

Barry Everett's drop goal against Sale - 31 October 2003 - Mallaidh and I completely lost it - as shown on Sky TV !!

Not be asked one question for the rest of your life what would it be? You're a lawyer .....what's the legal position ..... blah blah blah
Be a celebrity for the day who would you be?

I shun fame and fortune ........but wouldn't mind being Herbie Hancock - the epitome of cool for me.

Be a sports star for the day who would it be? Chris Cussiter - then I would know how to 'scrum half' properly !
Have dinner with 4 people from the past or present who would they be? Che Guevara, John Coltrane, Brendan Behan and Woody Allen
Witness one event from history what would it be?


Go back in time and give advice to a 13 year old Derek Sanders what would it be? Practice that Trumpet !
Win any sporting event in the world what would it be?

Alaskan Dog Sled Championships

Try out a new sport what would it be? Wouldn't mind joining the Cuban ladies beach volley ball team !!
Have one extravagance what would it be? Recording Studio
Only ever eat one meal again what would it be?


Live anywhere else in the world where would it be? Glencoe
Support any other Rugby Club which would it be and why? Edinburgh (which I do) - second home
Tell us a claim to fame what would it be?

Stood next to Jamie Callum at the urinal last Saturday

See into the future what do you expect to be doing in 10 years time?

Running a Celtic heritage centre in the Orkneys...I wish !!

Only ever drink one drink again what would it be?

Pint of Dark Island Ale (Orkadian)

Do any other job other than your current one what would it be? Just about to - manage a community arts centre.
Change one thing about yourself what would it be?

Not be such a wee fella !

Buy one player from past or present to play in London Irish colours who would it be? Dodie Weir

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