A world class lock with a massive work rate. Imposing physical presence and quality skill set. - Dave Rennie
World class lock Brodie Retallick enters his sixth season with the Gallagher Chiefs. His outstanding, uncompromising work ethic has seen the All Black with a massive engine add a Rugby World Cup medal to his growing list of accolades.
The highly mobile lock was an integral part of the All Blacks Rugby World Cup victory in 2015. Retallick already has many awards to his name year including 2014 World Rugby Player of the Year, New Zealand’s Rugby highest accolade - the 2014 Kelvin R Tremain Award, the 2014 Chiefs Player of the Year as voted for by the coaches and the 2014 Player of the Year as voted for by the fans.
The double Super Rugby title winner is a past Chiefs Rookie of the Year winner and was part of the New Zealand U20’s side who won the World Championship in 2011.
If you weren’t a rugby player, what would you be doing?
Who was your favourite player as a kid?
What event would you go to the Olympics for … No sevens allowed!
Favourite sportsperson outside rugby?
Forwards- What position would you put yourself in the backline and why?
Backs- What position would you put yourself in the forward pack and why?
1st 5 because they get lots of ball
What’s your go to meal in the kitchen?
What’s your mum’s best meal for her boy?
Who is the best singer in the team?
Favourite movie quote?
What would you spend your last $10 on?
10 $1 mixtures