The Chiefs

Michael Fitzgerald

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Position Lock
Height 1.97m
Weight 115kg
D.O.B. 03.02.87
Province Manawatu
Super Rugby Debut 2012 vs Highlanders

“A strong set piece exponent and competitive second rower. Embodies the Chiefs' mantra of hard working, good bugger.” - Dave Rennie

Favourite rival team at any level?
"The Crusaders."
The best place in NZ is…?
If you didn't play Rugby, which other sport would you play and why?
"I think golf. It’s nice and relaxing."
Who at the Chiefs has got the best nickname and what is it?
"Nick Barrett! “Snakey”.
What advice would you give to young players who want to play lock at Super Rugby level?
"Work hard, and never give up on your dreams."
What music do you listen to when training/warming up?
"Rage against the Machine, Shapeshifter."
What is your goal for the 2014 season?
"I want to get as many starts as I can."
Socks up or down? Why?
"Up. I think it looks better."