Ride For Youth

A Youth Focus event for the prevention of youth suicide and depression


Phil Renshaw

Nickname: Fiery or Phiery

Occupation: Accountant

Years Participated: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

I am a father of six and have one beautiful granddaughter.  Barbara, who will be joining me again for her 3rd Ride for Youth as an MT and I have been blessed to raise our joined families with few of the incidents or pressures that a lot of our youth are troubled with.  We realise that we have been extremely lucky and that many other families are not in the same position.

I had a brother take his own life, and even now, 25 years on, we still struggle to understand why that happened.  Equally so for a close firend of one of our daughters who took his own life at age 21 with seemingly the whole world open to him.  Again, there is no way to understand the decision or even begin to comprehend the impact this had on family and friends.

By undertaking the Ride for Youth and sharing our experiences, and importantly raising valuable funds for Youth Focus, we believe we can help to make some inroads into the challenges that happen far too often to our youth.

Hero Wall

Jillian McCorkindale 2 months 3 weeks ago
Great job Phil!
Fred Troncone 2 months 4 weeks ago
Well done fiery Phil. Not bad for an old bloke!
Victoria Renshaw 3 months 22 hours ago
Well done Dad.
Maurice & Jane Spillane 3 months 1 day ago     Team Donation - $150
Well done Gazza!!!!
James and Katrina Hunter 3 months 5 days ago     Team Donation - $150
Great work Gary and TEAM KPMG! Inspiring us all and making a big difference for our kids who increasingly need our support. Thank you!
Matthew Popham 3 months 6 days ago
Good luck, from the Popham Family
Fabio Otranto 3 months 1 week ago
you're a legend mate. thinking nobody will be able to keep up with you with the new wheels. Good cause mate. I struggled with those issues growing up and they still haunt me now and again. Good to have role models like yourself!
Steven Mcalpine 3 months 1 week ago
We're proud of you Phil & Barb et al.
Vicki Brayshaw 3 months 1 week ago
Peddle Power Phil!!
Gary Smith 3 months 1 week ago     Team Donation - $1,000
Wesfarmers Big 4 Cycling Sprint funds - organisers kindly allowed KPMG's entry fee to be allocated to our own team - thanks Wesfarmers!!