Ross is a well traveled New Zealander, with a passion for adventure. Currently based in Toronto he works for the Royal Canadian Yacht Club in the off season as a "Rigger". Ross lived on his own yacht in British Columbia and has many Blue Water miles sailing the Northern Pacific and Asian waters. He has made a living as a Yoga teacher and qualified Kiteboarding Instructor for many years and introduced Hot Yoga to New Zealanders at the beginning of the millennium where he owned a few yoga studio's at one point. It was not possible for him to resist the temptations of the Arctic and Antarctica when they came calling.