Rob Young
Assistant Stunt Coordinator/Performer

Casting Details
Height: 165cm
Chest: 106cm
Waist: 84cm
Shoe Size: US 8
Hair Color: Brown

Contact Details
Cell: +64 27 485 8061
Location: Napier, New Zealand

Recent Credits
FF: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – Stunt Performer 2011 – 2013
FF: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Stunt Performer 2011 – 2013
FF: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – Stunt Performer 2011 – 2012
FF: Zero Dark Thirty – Assistant Stunt Coordinator 2012 (Jordan)
FF: Mr Pip – Stunt Coordinator 2011 (Bougainville)
FF: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance – Stunt Utility 2010 (Romania)
FF: Yogi Bear – Stunt Rigger 2010
FF: Green Zone – Assistant Stunt Coordinator 2008 (Spain)
FF: Avatar – Stunt Performer 2007
FF: The Hurt Locker – Stunt Supervisor 2007 (Jordan)
FF: Rain of the Children – Stunt Supervisor 2007
FF: 30 Days of Night – Stunt Performer 2006
FF: The Water Horse – Stunt Dbl/Utility 2006
FF: Out of the Blue – Stunt Performer 2006
FF: King Kong – Stunt Dbl/Rigger 2005
FF: The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe – Stunt Performer 2004
FF: River Queen – Stunt Performer 2004
FF: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King – Stunt Performer 2000-2003
FF: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers – Stunt Performer 2000-2002
FF: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring – Stunt Performer 1999-2001
TVF: The Lost World BBC – Stunt Dbl 2001
TVF: Riverworld – Stunt Performer 2001
TV: Spartacus: Vengeance – Stunt Performer 2011
TV: Spartacus: War of the Damned – Stunt Performer 2012
TV: Legend of the Seeker: Season 2 – Stunt Performer 2009-2010
TV: Celebrity Treasure Island 2003-2004
TV: Mataku 2 & 3 – Armorer/Stunt Performer/Military Advisor 2003-2004

Stunt Fighting
Martial Arts
Basic Gymnastics
High Falls
Fire Burns – Full/Partial
Air Rams
Harness/Wire/Ratchet Work
Stunt Rigging
Actor Fight/Stunt Training

Qualifications and Training
HT Licence
NZ Firearms Licence Cat A, C & E
Tae Kwon Do – Black Belt
Special Forces Hand-to-Hand Combat Instructor
Military Firearms Instructor
Military Advisor (Special Forces)
Rock Climbing & Mountaineering Instructor
Helicopter Rappelling Dispatcher & Instructor
Static Line Parachuting (T10,PR,MT1X Ram Air) 800-12000 ft
Explosive & Pyrotechnic Instructor/Handler
NZQA Certificate in Applied Work Practice – including
- NZQA Fall Arrest Systems Certificate
- NZQA Fire Safety Certificate
- NZQA Hazard ID & Risk Assessment Certificate
- NZQA Safety Observer Certificate
- NZQA Advanced Driver Handling Certificate
- NZQA Elevated Work Platform Certificate
- NZQA First Aid Certificate
- NZQA Crane Operations Course (Dogmans Ticket)
- NZQA Workplace Safety Certificate

Additional Details
NZ and UK/EU Passports
Experienced Full Prosthetics Performer

SGNZ Assistant Coordinator additional information.  
This member holds the rank and qualification of an Assistant Stunt Coordinator and is deemed suitably experienced to be contracted as an Assistant Stunt Coordinator and coordinate other stunt personnel and actors. This member is also a qualified Senior Stunt Performer.