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Less than 6 months before his 21st birthday, Peter was rushed to emergency in complete heart block. He was diagnosed with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Peter underwent a heart transplant at age 24 in St. Vincents hospital. Now eight years on, he runs his own creative agency in Sydney, is married and divides his spare time between the ocean and the golf course.

At 15 years of age Joel was diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Just three years later he underwent a heart transplant at St. Vincent's in Sydney. Now less than six months post transplant, Joel loves being active again, playing touch football with his mates and has recently begun to further pursue his passion of a career in photography.