Austin is a successful sportsman in the field of rugby. Austin was equally as successful in the hit TV show Strictly Come Dancing, which he then took part in the tour for. Austin represented England, as well as the British & Irish Lions and capped 51 times in total for his country. He is never afraid of a challenge and bases much of his after dinner speech on the tactic and mind set to be a winner, in life as well as on the pitch. He also tells amusing anecdotes of his time on the rugby scene. An inspiring and motivational speaker and fantastic and amusing sportsman.