• Born Ballarat,Victoria 17 October 1984
  • Coached by wife Claire (née Woods) and lives in Adelaide, South Australia
  • Australian Institute of Sport Scholarship holder 2002 - 2012
  • Lost a finger in a farming (header) accident when he was 2 years old
  • Works as a financial consultant
  • Wife Claire also an Olympian who walked for Australia in London
  • Married in Walkerville 28 August 2008
  • Prepares for competition in several locations across the globe including AIS Altitude House in Canberra, St Moritz in Switzerland and the AIS European Training Centre in Varese Italy.