Brian played Australian Football for the Nightcliff Tigers Football Club in the Northern Territory Football League (NTFL). He also represented Australia in American Football, as a wide receiver, playing matches against American teams in California and Hawaii. He also represented Australia in an international test match against New Zealand at North Harbour Stadium in Auckland and can still feel the bruises.
Brian has been involved in international Australian football for 20 years, as a coach, umpire and administrator. As a field umpire he has been fortunate enough to have umpired over 350 senior matches in Australia.
Based in Melbourne, Brian is the current CEO of Australian Football International (AFI). He has been responsible for the creation of such concepts as the International Cup, Harmony Cup, EU Cup and Footy 9s.