Mick was diagnosed with throat and neck cancer in 2013 with his treatment including a 70 day stay in hospital. Following the completion of his treatment Mick embarked on a journey of discovery and recovery. Circumnavigating Australia in his 1968 sky blue Volkswagen Beetle named “The Rocket” and raising funds and awareness for post cancer recovery. He has just published a book of his adventures called – “Travelling Australia Micks Way".
Mick has worked for over twenty five years as a sports coach. He's worked with elite athletes chasing Olympic glory, world champions, professional Rugby Union & League teams, America's Cup campaigns, and up-and-coming youth champions. He develops and implements strategies for individuals, athletes, teams, corporate employees and CEO’s. Mick also specialises in working in partnership with businesses to coach individuals and teams.