After qualifying from Auckland in 1999, Brent gained his Masters in Sports Physiotherapy from the University of Sydney in 2007. Whilst in Sydney he worked at a prestigious Sports Clinic and with Manly Warringahs Sea Eagles Rugby League club. He has previously worked with athletes playing in National Basketball and Ultimate Frisbee teams in Australia and New Zealand. He is currently interested in pre-season screening programmes and the rehabilitation of ankle injuries.
In his spare time he enjoys participating in anything aquatic, especially kite surfing. Brent also enjoys playing competitive tennis.