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  • 43 References 34 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French, German, Italian, Japanese, Latin
  • 30, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • Historian/Anthropologist/Sailor/Finish Carpenter.
  • Graduate
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About Me


To see as much of the world and meet as many of its peoples as possible.


Kia ora,

Im a Kiwi (New Zealander) living in the U.S. with my partner Chie. We welcome anyone of and Country, Culture, Creed, Gender, Sex, Identity and Race.

Except Nazis, Bigots and imperialists.

I biked from Rhode Island to New Orleans. The plan was to circumnavigate the globe in one go but I am happy to say that due to getting married I have broken the trip up into several sections over the next few years. I met hundreds of amazing CS'ers along the way and want to give back to the community.

I love Extreme sports of all kinds and have tried most of them short of sky diving and bungee jumping, and I have no hesitation to add them to my list. My favorite outdoor activities are backpacking and rock climbing. As for indoor stuff I love to spar with just about anyone who will offer to, I also Coach Fencing for the URI Fencing team, and greatly enjoy urban exploration. As for more tame activities I love to read, particularly history and odd works of philosophy, stuff that challenges your everyday perceptions of reality and such. I also love wandering randomly just about anywhere, urban or wilderness environments.


Live life, and be part of it. Not some cog in a clock, don't fall into cycles and trappings of culture and society. Enjoy the brief time we all have on this earth and live it to the fullest. And try to do good while your out there doing your thing.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


The world despite its size isn't a very big place. We should be a community and this website promotes that. So I will support this project till the end.


I surfed on my cycling trip from Rhode Island to New Orleans. I had an amazing time meeting everyone. Couch Surfing is amazing. End of story!


Books, music, nature, adrenaline seeking activities,good tea, big chairs, warm fire places, Stormy nights, the sea side, South Island of New Zealand, Turkey, Upstate New York, History, Philosophy, Stories, Wine, Italy, Norway, Fjords, Volcanos, Rivers, Mountains, Carpentry, Creativity.... the list goes on and on and on....

  • culture
  • books
  • wine
  • coach
  • music
  • outdoor activities
  • cycling
  • backpacking
  • surfing
  • scuba diving
  • bungee jumping
  • sports
  • fencing
  • rock climbing
  • extreme sports
  • history
  • rivers
  • mountains
  • urban exploration

Music, Movies, and Books

I read most anything and listen to a great deal but watch very little tv and movies.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Everything, every experiance and interaction is amazing if you look at it the right way.

The next amazing thing I hope to acomplish is to circumnvigate the globe by bycicle

Teach, Learn, Share

Anyone who wants to learn anything, go to this website.
Its a website that has recorded hundreds of lectures by the worlds most brilliant people and made them available to the public to watch, its great. Regardless of who you are you can learn at least one thing from this site.

Countries I’ve Visited

Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

New Zealand, United States

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