Jeff Thwaites
Height
190cm
Weight
115kg
Birthdate
22/11/1992
Province
Bay of Plenty

#293

Prop

Jeff Thwaites is a tighthead prop from Tauranga and has been playing for the Bay of Plenty Steamers since 2015. More recently Thwaites was called into the 2018 Chiefs squad as a replacement player and ended up taking the field 11 times during his stint there. Previously part of the Chiefs Development team Thwaites is an electrician by trade but is putting the tools on the shelf to pursue a career in Super Rugby. 

Thwaites has played a total of 14 games for the Highlanders and will look to add to this tally in 2022 after only playing four times during 2021.

Keep an eye out for 'Jugga' when he runs out for the Bay of Plenty Steamers again this season.

Caps
53
Points
10 (2t)
Debut
2015 v Southland
Caps
25
Debut
2018 v Sunwolves (Chiefs)

2019 Home Jersey