Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He started boxing when he was 16 in Thames.
|Club / Team
||Ringside Gym: New Zealand
|Name of coach
|Coach from what year?
||He trains at least five days a week.
|Awards and honours
||In 2010 he was the North Island Golden Gloves Champion. (New Zealand Commonwealth Games Guides, 2010)
||To represent New Zealand at the Commonwealth Games and the Olympic Games and to turn professional. (Waikato Times, 06 Apr 2010)
In 2010, he was made redundant from his job as a steel fabricator and used the extra time to watch famous heavyweight boxers on YouTube to hone his skills. (Waikato Times, 06 Apr 2010)