James Semple

James Semple is a New Zealander, whose playing and also coaching experience comes from an extensive playing background. As a player, Semple was a first five, representing Counties Manukau, the Chiefs Super Rugby Development and New Zealand Universities. Semple also played professionally in Scotland before becoming a coach educator for the Scotland Rugby Union.

Semple comes to the Warriors as player coach and bring with him from Waikato Rugby a wealth of experience as both player and coach. He was also the kicking and skills coach for the Waikato Mitre 10 Team, attack coach for the women’s team and a rugby and development and coach educator for the Union.

Position Flyhalf
Height 6' 1"
Weight 187 LBS
Hometown Hamilton, NZ
DOB 16 Jan '90