Centre and wing who joined the All Blacks in 1998, he played at Canterbury from 2000 to 2007, became one of the all-time leading Super Rugby scorers.
He began his first-class career with Bay of Plenty.
He gained his 100th consecutive Super Rugby cap in 2006.
He was married to women's rugby player Alexis Tapsell.
Queensland Reds coach Ewen McKenzie recruited him for the 2011 Super Rugby season.