Mark Atkins moved to the Manawatu Turbos in 2015 from Hawke's Bay. The hard-nosed number 8 is fairly agile, and gets around the park well.
- Position: Number 8
- Number of Manawatu Games: 2
- High School Club: New Plymouth Boys High School
- Manawatu Club: Old Boys Marist
- Nationality: New Zealand
- Date of Birth: 03 June 1991