Zar Lawrence

Zar Lawrence made his New Zealand Maori debut against the United States in the 2006 Churchill Cup tournament. He is another player who can successfully make the switch from Sevens to fifteens. A former North Harbour representative, Lawrence will play his 2008 provincial rugby for Bay of Plenty in the Air New Zealand Cup. He is affiliated to the Ngapuhi iwi.

1.92m, 97kg
Test Points:
Provincial Team:
Bay of Plenty

Career Comments

  • Favourites:
    Rugby ground:  Eastern United- far north
    Rugby player and why:  Ruki Tipuna, cause he’s huge
    Food:  Paua and Cream, Thai
    Actor/Actress:  Faye Smythe
    Movie:  Once were Warriors
    Book: Astrix and Oblix
    Singer/Band/Music type:  Toby Arnold’s Country Classics/ 1814
    Holiday destination:  Hukatere (90 mile)
    Non-rugby sports team: NZ Breakers
    If you could meet one person, who would it be and why: Michael Jordan coz he can only just jump higher than me.
    Earliest rugby memories:  Barefoot in frost in the morning.
    I hate it when….  Sand gets in my eyes
    I can’t live without….. food, water and my fiancé
    If I wasn’t a rugby player I would be…. Ice sculpter or Author.