Andrew is from Auckland, New Zealand and started Taekwon Do at 14 years of age. He continued his martial arts training in Hsou Jing Do gaining his black belt and trained 4 years of Thai boxing. Andrew currently enjoys training in Brazilian Jiujitsu at Auckland MMA which he has competed Nationally and successfully graded to blue belt.

Andrew enjoys the challenges and focus of cardio conditioning and pad work and is always keen to share his knowledge and passion about the sport. Being a qualified Primary teacher and physical Education Specialist Andrew coaches the kids classes is a committed member of the Auckland MMA coaches team.