Mike is a former Captain and World Cup winning English rugby player. He has 75 caps for England including being part of the 2003 World Cup winning team. He spent the majority of his career with Gloucester Rugby playing 181 games across 10 seasons. In his last few years he took the opportunity to take on a player/coach role enjoying being able to pass on his knowledge to younger players coming through.
Since hanging up his boots, SEL has arranged a number of brand ambassador contracts and punditry roles for Mike. These contracts include UFX, Artemis and Betway as an ambassador, guest appearances for the BBC over the Autumn internationals, a regular appearance on the Colin Murray show for Talksport and appearances on reality TV shows The Jump and Bear Grylls Mission Survive.