dan pryor

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Player Details

Position Loose Forward
Born 14/04/1988
Height 1.90m
Weight 103kg
Club Old Boys Marist
Province Northland
Provincial Caps 53
Provincial Points 45 (9t)
Provincial Debut 2010 v Taranaki
Super Rugby Caps 33
Super Rugby Points 30 (6t)
Super Rugby Debut 2012 v Rebels (Blues)


A rugged and hard-running loose forward, Dan Pryor has spent his entire senior career playing for Northland after debuting in 2010. Called up to the squad as injury cover in 2012, Pryor was a playing 23 regular in 2016 and is a important part of a strong loose forward contingent, he has the ability to be in the right place at the right time.

What is your first rugby memory? Playing in the Under 6 bumble bees
Best rugby moment to date? Winning the SR Championship 2015
Who is your favourite rugby player? Dan Hawkins
Favourite singer/band? Mumford and Sons 
Team you most want to beat? The Blues- my brother plays for them
Favourite food? Chops 

If you weren't a rugby player what would you be doing?

Trying to surf
Best piece of advice your mother gave you? If you can't be good, be careful
What does representing the Highlanders mean to you? Huge privilage, chance for me to meet new mates too 
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