Nathan Kemp

Nathan Kemp


  • Number: 118
  • Position: Hooker
  • Born: 19/01/79
  • Height: 183
  • Weight: 103
  • Province: Auckland
  • Blues Debut: 2004 v Bulls
  • Blues Caps: 2

The St Peter’s College First XV graduate first gained national honours in age-group and national secondary schools rugby. Kemp was then selected for the New Zealand Maori Colts and New Zealand Barbarians, earning the hooker a spot in the Blues Development team and then the Blues squad in 2004.

He then moved south to play for Manawatu and joined the team’s staff as a Rugby Development Officer. In 2006, Kemp moved to England to play for the Cornish Pirates followed by Jersey RFC as a player/coach. He also is a qualified teacher and personal trainer.