Tom Staniforth rugby player
Tom Staniforth rugby player

Tom Staniforth

13th Aug 1994 1.98m/113kg No 5 Lock

Originally from the nation’s capital, 23-year-old Staniforth has been around the professional rugby environment since his schooling at Canberra Grammar.


He made a name for himself playing for the Australian U20 side at two Junior World Championships and has gone on to play for the Canberra Royals, Eastern Suburbs in Sydney and the NSW Country Eagles in 2017. Described as a joker by his teammates, Staniforth has completed a Cert III and Cert IV in Fitness and is currently grinding away at a Construction Management degree at the University of Newcastle.

Tom made his debut for the NSW Waratahs in the team's opening match of 2018 against the Stormers at Allianz Stadium.

KK - 5 February 2019
Credit: http://www.nswwaratahs.com.au

Career

image NSW Country Eagles
No 5 Lock
2015 - present
waratahs NSW Waratahs
No 5 Lock
2018 - present
Canberra_Vikings_logo_page_image Canberra Vikings
No 5 Lock
2014 - 2015
brumbies ACT Brumbies
No 5 Lock
2016 - 2017