Robbie is a student at the University of Ottawa and a graduate of the Wilderness Experience Certificate Programme at Loyalist College. He is an avid mountain biker who also enjoys competitive team activities such as hockey, lacrosse, swimming and canoeing. Robbie has studied many environmental issues and remains an informative and resourceful researcher. His travels has taken him to Ireland, Eastern Canada, Europe, and several islands in the Caribbean. Since 1995, Robbie has participated and assisted in numerous re-enactments with Survival in the Bush, Inc. He is skilled in fire starting lore, enjoys competitive voyageur racing, and is knowledgeable in the traditions of the Coureur de Bois.