James is an exciting winger, with enormous potential. After consistent and versatile performances in 2016, James will look to perform to high standards again in 2017.. - The Chiefs
Dynamic winger James Lowe is looking to build on a season of great form for the Gallagher Chiefs in 2017, after returning from a serious injury obtained in the 2015 season. James Lowe is a versatile back, with key strengths in his finishing and speed.
Lowe played for the Maori All Blacks and represents Tasman for the ITM Cup, having helped them to the ITM Cup Premiership final after winning the ITM Cup Championship. He was a junior and senior school athletic champion and represented New Zealand at U15’s basketball.
Full birth date and place of birth
8.7.92 in Nelson
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Fantasy dinner party: Who would be your top three dinner guests (dead or alive)?
Michael Jordan, Jordan Luck, Pia Miller
What do you do for fun away from rugby?
Long walks on the beach
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What would you eat for your last ever meal?
4kgs of ribs
An interesting fact about you?
Steven Adams told me I’m too small after blocking me in a basketball game
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What does representing the Gallagher Chiefs mean to you?
A sense of belonging to a greater cause