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Player Details

Position Halfback
Born 25/4/1994
Height 1.74m
Weight 80kg
Club Kaikorai
Province Otago
Provincial Caps 28
Provincial Points 10 (2t)
Provincial Debut 2013 v Southland
Super Rugby Caps 4
Super Rugby Points  
Super Rugby Debut 2015 v Brumbies


Josh Renton will be hoping to stay injury free in the 2017 season. He sees little game time for the Highlanders as back-up to Aaron Smith but will be hoping to make the most of any opportunities that come along.

What is your first rugby memory?  7's Tourament in Alexandra 
Best rugby moment to date?  Winning SuperRugby 2015

Who is your favourite rugby player? 

Fumiaki Tanaka
One team you want to beat? Crusaders
Favourite movie? Hacksaw Ridge
Favourite food? Chocolate

What are your other interests? 

Surf, Golf & Fishing
Do you have a favourite quote?  It's not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog 
What does representing the Highlanders mean to you?  Childhood dream, huge honour and privilege
Worst thing about rugby? Losing
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