After a near death illness (a virus on his heart destroyed a valve and he lost half his body weight) he now has a stainless steel valve (it clicks!) He was before this a keen sportsman, amateur rugby league player golfer and cyclist. Now no more rugby or golf! He now raises money for the charity take heart this helps others with heart problems. He runs to stay fit he is in training for the GT north 1/2 marathon he has a daughter (5) and a son 18 months. We his in-laws are proud of his efforts for others!