New Zealand rugby union footballer who became referred to as a hooker for the Chiefs and Bay of A lot Steamers. He debuted using the Steamers in 2006; his early profession was hampered by make accidental injuries. He captained Waikato inside a make an impression on his old group, the Steamers, in 2012. His family members hailed from the city of Kaitaia, New Zealand. He and fellow New Zealander Gareth Anscombe both performed for the Chiefs in Super Rugby.