Hayden Triggs

Hayden Triggs


  • Number: 227
  • Position: Lock
  • Born: 22/02/82
  • Height: 201
  • Weight: 114
  • Province: North Harbour
  • Provincial Debut: 2002 v Wanganui
  • Blues Debut: 2014 v Cheetahs
  • Blues Caps: 25

A hard working player who was a key lineout contributor for the Blues, Triggs moved back to New Zealand after playing in Japan from 2011 to 2014. He is a former army mechanic whose athleticism and work ethic served any team well.

He received 65 Super Rugby caps, a number of which he earned while playing for the Hurricanes, Highlanders and Chiefs. In 2015, Triggs announced his move to Irish club Leinster.