Originally from the land of the dragon, James Goode appeared in the Turbos squad from 2007 to 2009. The Welshman was a formidable presence at lineout time and did a power of work in the engine room. After playing in New Zealand, Goode went back to Wales and played for Ospreys and Newcastle Falcons.
- Position: Lock
- Number of Manawatu Games: 29
- High School Club: Whitchurch High School
- Manawatu Club: Varsity
- Nationality: Wales
- Date of Birth: 05 September 1982