Has been involved in sport his whole life, playing badminton as a teenager at an international level. After retiring from the sport he coached it at a high level, and still does as the head coach at Leeds University, and Bradford University. He's also a level 3 Personal Trainer, a Level 1 British Powerlifting Coach and a Level 2 British Weightlifting Coach. He now competes in strongman and is doing well as a novice.
Started out by studying Sports Science at Leeds university and then went on to complete a masters degree in Strength and Conditioning. He's a UKSCA accredited Strength and Conditioning Coach and now works as an SnC coach at Leeds Uni as well as working for a number of other clubs and individuals coaching everything from powerlifting to cross country running. His sport is powerlifting and has been competing at a national level for a number of years and also coaches them, including a member of the GB team.