ADF Service: Joined the Army in 1995 as a Clerical Assistant, before becoming a Dental Nurse. I served in East Timor in 1999 and 2000 before discharging in 2006.
Hometown: Brisbane, Queensland
Current Town: Brisbane, Queensland
Competing in: Archery and indoor rowing
What is the Nature of your injury or illness?
I have depression and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
What role has sport played in your rehabilitation?
Sport has played a vital role in my rehabilitation, it’s one of the reasons I get up every day and it provides me with focus and inspiration.
What is your greatest achievement to date?
Competing in the Australian Ironman Triathlon, while living with injuries as a result of my military service.
Why did you apply for the Invictus Games?
I wanted to meet other current and ex-serving military personnel from all over the world, who are on the same journey as I am.
I wanted to make my family, who have continually supported me, be as proud of me as they have ever been. I wanted to have my sons with me in the moment, cheering, and supporting, as one military family.