Physical and athletic rugby union lock and flanker who joined Clermont Auvergne in 2005 and debuted with the Canadian national team in 2002.
He played with the Lianelli Scarlets from 2002 to 2004 and Grenoble from 2004 to 2005.
He became owner of a wine bar called Vinomania and a nightclub called The Five in Clermont-Ferrand, France.
He married Jennifer Cudmore and the couple had a daughter together named Maelle.
His brother Daniel Cudmore plays the mutant Colossus in the X-Men films.