Birthplace: Oamaru, New Zealand.
Currently Residing: Limerick.
Education: Marlborough Boys High School, Otago University.Degree in PE; Commerce (major in finance)
First started playing rugby: As a 12 year old.
Sportsperson admire most: Scott Dixon.
Toughest oponent: All South African teams.
Career highlight to date: Super 14 final (pity about the result).
Favourite other sport: Rugby League.
Favourite team outside rugby: Manly Sea Eagles.
Hobbies: Travelling; Spending time with family and friends; DVDs; Reading; Cooking.
Best part of being a pro rugby player: Being outside everyday.
Worst part of being pro rugby player: Contact training.
Worst job you ever had: Cherry picking.
Person you would most like to meet: Shantaram.
Pet hate: Being kept waiting.
Sporting event you'd most like to attend: Premiership football game.
Favourite food: Anything my wife cooks!
Best place you've visited: Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand.
What you see yourself doing when rugby career is over: Stay home dad; Golfing.
Three people you'd invite to dinner and why: Jessica Alba for her looks! Jason Statham and Clint Eastwood as would have great yarns over few beers.