Bryn Templeman

Bryn Templeman

Dubbed the world's fastest hooker, Bryn Templeman is known for his speed, execution, and unique hair style choices. A strong Manawatu man from 2010-2013, Templeman went over to Europe to play rugby. His team, TV Pforzheim, reached the final of the German league but lost to rivals, Heidelberg, 56-32 in 2015. He also played representative cricket for Manawatu.


  • Position: Hooker
  • Number of Manawatu Games: 24
  • High School Club: Palmerston North Boys High School
  • Manawatu Club: Kia Toa


  • Nationality: New Zealand
  • Date of Birth: 03 February 1988