Sherwin Stowers

2012-16 All Blacks Sevens
2012 - Blues, Counties Manukau Steelers
2011 - Blues, Counties Manukau Steerlers
2010 - All Blacks Sevens, Counties Manukau Steelers
2009 - All Blacks Sevens, Counties Manukau Steelers
2008 - Counties Manukau Steerlers

The nippy back has been a regular member of the side helping them to World Series triumphs and the World Cup in recent years. The trained primary school teacher is a versatile player, being a regular member of provincial side Counties Manukau Steelers alongside Captain DJ Forbes and started his international career with New Zealand Under 17. His career highlights include a Commonwealth Games gold medal in 2010.


Rugby ground: ECOLight Stadium, Pukekohe
Rugby player and why: Karina Stowers
Earliest rugby memory: Scoring 8 tries when I was 8
Best rugby memory: Captaining the All Blacks Sevens team
Biggest influence on your rugby career and why: Mum, dad and my brothers
Food: Chicken breast with shaved burssel sprouts
Actor/Actress: Will Smith, Jessica Alba
Movie: Coach Carter
Book: The Alchemist
Holiday destination: Panguru
Sporting hero: Michael Jordan
I can't live without... My family
If I was a superhero I would be... Professor X
If I wasn't a Sevens rugby player, I would be... Neurosurgeon

91kg, 1.76m
Test Points:
Provincial Team:
Counties Manukau

Career Comments

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