Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He became involved in cycling at age 17 while he was at school.
|Why this sport?
||A friend encouraged him to compete at a trial event in Auckland, New Zealand. He became interested and met then national sprint coach Justin Grace when he bought a bike from him at a local shop. Grace encouraged him to join the cycling club.
|Name of coach
||Rene Wolff [national]
|Most influential person in career
||New Zealand cyclists Edward Hawkins and Sam Webster. (stuff.co.nz, 16 Apr 2017)
||His sister Henrietta finished second in the junior team sprint at the 2010 World Championships in Montichiari, Italy. (SportsDeskOnline, 19 May 2014; New Zealand Commonwealth Games Guides, 2010)