Other positions played: 6,8
Now living in: Napier, Hawkes Bay
Home town: Darfield
Secondary School: Christchurch Boys’ High School
Club team: Hastings Rugby and Sport
Academy: Hawkes Bay
Previously represented NZ:
Studying or work outside rugby:
Other sports: Cricket
Career notes (National Rep Teams or Awards in Sport):
Hawkes Bay Magpies
Instagram handle: GEOFFCRIDGE
Favourite Rugby ground: Rugby Park, Christchurch
Favourite rugby player and why: Sam Whitelock, hard working and just a weapon of a man
Biggest influence on your rugby and why: probably the olds, they have supported me pretty good right the way through
On your itunes /iphone playlist: bit of everything, love a good bit of country though.
Non-rugby sports team: San Antonio Spurs
If you could meet one person, who would it be and why: Dan Bilzerian, seems like a good genuine fella with some great yarns to spin.
I hate it when…. When people don’t use there inside voices inside
If I wasn’t a rugby player I would be…. Chasing sheep around a hill somewhere..