Former flanker using the Lancester Tigers who led the group to consecutive Western european Glass wins in 2001 and 2002. He began playing mini rugby at age five, and by 12 performed on his school’s group. He became perhaps one of the most capped British rugby players, earning both the Globe Cup as well as the Grand Slam in 2003. He previously two children along with his wife Annie, who proved helpful as an inside developer. He and Johnny Wilkinson both performed on the British national group.