A leader in the forwards his enthusiasm is always on display not just in games but every training session. He is short and stocky but very strong.
His amateur club is Stanningley and he joined the Rhinos Scholarship in 2011. With Stanningley he has won the National Cup twice, the BARLA Yorkshire Cup, the Yorkshire Challenge Cup twice, the league twice and the War of the Roses twice. He has represented Yorkshire and the Leeds Service Area and in 2013 played for England Youth against France.
Hi ideal occupation away from rugby would be fireman and his favourite sportspeople are Australian international Paul Gallen and American footballer JJ Watt. He supports a range of sporting teams including Portsmouth FC and Houston Texans. His cousin is former Huddersfield player and Leeds coach Graeme Hallas.