George Bridge

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George Bridge is one of the team's new recruits in 2016, adding some speed and flair on the wing or at fullback.  
He began playing at the Ngatapu Rugby Club in Gisborne at 5 years of age, but has been working his way up the Canterbury age grades before being selected for the provincial team.  He played for the Canterbury Under 18 team, was the 2014 Canterbury Under 19 Player of the Year, and was a member of the 2015 New Zealand Under 20 squad.
He is a graduate of the Crusaders Academy and played for the Crusaders in the 2016 pre-season, scoring two tries in his first game against the Reds.

Player Stats

Last Name

Bridge

Height

1.87m

Weight

95kg

Born

1/04/1995

Club

High School Old Boys

Provincial Debut

2016 v Northland

Place Of Birth

Gisborne

Position

Outside back