Fullback, wing, and outside center who was appointed the vice captain of the New Zealand national team. He helped lead them towards their 2015 Rugby World Cup win.
He made it to the Air New Zealand Cup in 2008 before finding acclaim at the Air New Zealand Cup in 2009.
He played his 100th professional rugby game in May 2015 against Western Force.
He married Katie Menzies. He has a son and a daughter.
He played fullback for the Highlanders in 2009 when Israel Dagg was injured.