Tristan Moran

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Tristan Moran
Birth name Tristan Moran
Date of birth (1983-08-15) 15 August 1983 (age 35)
Place of birth Blenheim, New Zealand
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 114 kg (17 st 13 lb)
School St. Bede's
Rugby union career
Provincial / State sides
YearsTeamApps(Points)
2006–09
2010–2012
Tasman
Bay of Plenty
40
28
(25)
(20)
Super Rugby
YearsTeamApps(Points)
2010
2012
Chiefs
Hurricanes
1
3
(0)
(0)

Tristan Moran (born 15 August 1983 in Blenheim, New Zealand) is a rugby union footballer who plays as a prop for Bay of Plenty Steamers in the ITM Cup and the Hurricanes and Chiefs in Super Rugby. [1]

Blenheim, New Zealand Main urban area in Marlborough, New Zealand

Blenheim is the most populous town in the region of Marlborough, in the north east of the South Island of New Zealand. It has an urban population of 31,600. The surrounding area is well known as the centre of New Zealand's wine industry. It enjoys one of New Zealand's sunniest climates, with warm, relatively dry summers and cool, crisp winters.

Rugby union Team sport, code of rugby football

Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world simply as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century. One of the two codes of rugby football, it is based on running with the ball in hand. In its most common form, a game is between two teams of 15 players using an oval-shaped ball on a rectangular field with H-shaped goalposts at each end.

The Bay of Plenty Rugby Union is the governing body for rugby union in a portion of the Bay of Plenty Region of New Zealand. Its colours are dark blue and yellow in a hooped design. The BOPRU govern the running of the Bay of Plenty representative team which have won New Zealand's first-tier domestic competition National Provincial Championship once. Their most recent victory was the 1976 competition, they were the first side to win the competition. Bay of Plenty also acts as a primary feeder to the Chiefs, who play in the Super Rugby competition.

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