The Hurricanes loose forward isn't looking at his choice as closing a door but rather a new experience.
If the Turbos are successful tomorrow night, Taranaki's reign will be the shortest defence ever.
"We're in a pretty special position where we've got boys in the backline who can play anywhere from 12 to 15."
The Lions coach has made a range of changes both in the forwards and the backs for the Test against the All Blacks.
The Kiwi sprinter says he constantly wants to achieve something new, but breaking records will also mean he breaks competition rules.
Matt Toole has never let his chronic renal failure better him so while he waits for a kidney transplant, he's keeping himself busy.
Suzanne Stokes said she gave Iron Man a go after her husband was diagnosed with cancer last year.