Powerlifting champion and coach for a variety of other athletes. He is best known as the Junior World Champion in 2014 and became the Open World Champion in 2015.
With a background and interest in sports from a young age, started with golfing, rugby, and skateboarding. After breaking his arm twice, he began training through rehabilitation. Enjoying his physical therapy, he continued training. He first competed professionally in 2008.
In addition to his work powerlifting, he runs a podcast called PL which focuses on different techniques and information on Powerlifting. He also runs his own clothing company through an online store which features shirts with a variety of his slogans on them.
He was born and raised in Wellington, New Zealand.
He can be seen photographed with Alex Williamson on his Instagram account.