Born: Ballarat, Victoria
Lives: Hobart, Tasmania
Occupation: State Development Officer, Rowing Tasmania
Club: New Norfolk Rowing Club
Began rowing: 1985
Date of birth: 22/12/1972
Favourite food: Ice cream (and plenty of it!!!)
Favourite movie: Beneath 60
Favourite book: Jonathon Livingston Seagull
School: St. Patrick’s College, Ballarat
Current coach: Brett Crow
Institute/Academy: Tasmanian Institute of Sport
Rowing career highlight(s):
Representing Australia at 4 Olympic Games
1996 – Olympic Bronze (LM2X)
2000 – Olympic Silver (LM4-)
2004 – Olympic Silver (LM4-)
2008–– 9th, (LM4-)
Represented Australia 14 times (1992–2008) at international level
Interests: Family time is the most important thing to me – time with my wife Felicity, daughter Alannah and son Hamish.
Favourite sporting team: 2004 Olympic Hockey Gold medal team
What would you do if you won $10 million dollars? Not change my life. I love it the way it is!
If I could live anywhere in the world it would be: The Vines Resort at final selection trials on day 7 with all the Tassie rowers.
When I was growing up I wanted to be: An AFL footballer. I was doing well at both rowing and football but rowing gave me a better direction, so the football had to go.