Retired sprinter who specialized in the 400 meters, competing in the 1984 and 1988 Olympics and winning gold in the 1990 Commonwealth Games and bronze in the 1985 World Cup and 1993 World Indoor Championships.
He competed in youth track in Sydney.
In 2000, he was inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.
He grew up with his family in Sydney, New South Wales.
Cricketer Donald Bradman was the first inductee into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.