Brad will be making his major international debut on the Gold Coast at the Commonwealth Games.
His previous international experience has been at the 2015 World University Games in Gwangju, South Korea.
Brad qualified for the Gold Coast Games at a race in Canberra on the last weekend of the qualifying window, running a personal best of 1:46.44, moving up to eighth on the NZ all-time 800m list.
Originally from Whanganui, Brad moved to Christchurch and then to Melbourne to train with Australian coach Justin Rinaldi. He runs for the Christchurch Old Boys.