Turbos Sign Tom Parsons

on Wednesday, 11 March 2015. Posted in Turbos News


The Manawatu Turbos are pleased to announce the signing of lock Tom Parsons from Hawke's Bay on a 1 year deal as they look to bolster the locking stocks ahead of the coming 2015 season.

An exciting prospect in the engine room the young lock is a quality set piece player that coach Jason O’Halloran is confident will complement an already strong forward pack;

“Tom is looking for an opportunity to get more time on the field as he aims to push for Super Rugby, he will certainly add to our depth at lock.”

At 24 Parsons has a good balance of youth and experience, Weighing in at 110Kg Tom is a capable athlete who can put his 1.98m frame around the park.

“As a player and a person he suits the values we hold as a team so we are looking forward to the contribution he can make to our side” Jason O'Halloran added.

You can see Tom in action during the first round of Manawatu Club Rugby which will commence on March 21