Michael Ruru
Position Scrum Half
Date of birth 3 December 1990
Height 182cm
Weight 93kg


Ruru played for the Spirit in the first season of the National Rugby Championship and was an automatic lock for the squad again year after a standout season for Nedlands in the Perth Premier Grade competition. The dynamic scrumhalf tallied an incredible 13 tries in 11 games and led his side to the 2015 Premiership alongside fellow Spirit squad members Jermaine Ainsley and Davis Tavita.
Originally from Napier in New Zealand, Ruru played for Hawkes Bay in the ITM Cup Hawkes Bay in the ITM Cup in 2012 before moving to Perth in 2013 to start a family.

NRC 2017 season

Points 0
Carries 29
Metres 164
Kicks In Play 16
Successful Tackles 27
Missed Tackles 9