Studied Physical Education and Sport at the Universty of Cologne, Germany. Three times world recordholder of the 440yh (Track & Field) and elected Athlete of the Century in 2000. Established the first Olympic Academy in South Africa in 1989. Wrote several sport publications on Athletics Coaching and Olympic Education. Currently President of the Gauteng North Sport Council and Executive member of the Olympic Commission of SASCOC.
Have been running sport development projects since 1962 in Southern Africa and up to date have presented 1434 sport development projects. Currently running sustainable programmes (Life's a Ball, KickAids and Streetsoccer) addressing HIV/Aids, Environment and Morality Building.