Versatile rugby union participant who became referred to as an associate of Bay of Plenty in the ITM Cup as well as the Highlanders in Super Rugby. He went to St Peters College in Cambridge, New Zealand. He experienced a serious neck of the guitar damage while playing for the Highlanders in 2012 that brought his period to a halt. He wedded Rebecca McDowell in 2012. He and fellow New Zealander Hosea Gear both performed for the Highlanders in Super Rugby.