Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He took up weightlifting at age 12.
|Why this sport?
||He took up weightlifting to connect with his homeland.
|Club / Team
||NorthSport Weightlifting Club: Auckland, NZL
|Name of coach
|Coach from which country?
||Stas. (facebook.com, 17 Aug 2010)
He received a $20,000 grant from Cadbury early in 2010 in order to fund his Commonwealth Games dream. (voxy.co.nz, 10 Aug 2010)