Gerard Cowley-Tuioti

Gerard Cowley-Tuioti


  • Number: 259
  • Position: Lock
  • Born: 16 June 1992
  • Height: 196 cm
  • Weight: 110 kg
  • Province: North Harbour
  • Blues Debut: 2016 v Brumbies
  • Blues Caps: 30 (SR 29)

Gerard was called into the Blues in 2015 for training cover following standout performances for the Blues Development XV. He enjoyed a strong provincial season for North Harbour to earn a fulltime place in the Blues 2016 squad, making his debut late in the season.

Gerard has been a stand-out for Harbour in the Mitre 10 Cup and will be looking to push for more game time in 2017. He is noted for his physicality and work ethic.

Gerard is an Old Boy of Massey High and Kelston Boys, helping Kelston get to a 1A semi-final in 2010.