Player Profile

Aaron Heremaia

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Aaron Heremaia

position Hooker
D.O.B19/09/1982
Weight 85.5kg
Height 175cm
Birth place Auckland
Sponsor Widnes Dry Cleaners

Biography

Born in Auckland the former Manurewa Marlins junior began his career in the Bartercard Cup competition with Hibiscus Coast Raiders before moving to Australia where he represented Western Suburbs Magpies and North Sydney Bears. Aaron's senior career began with a prolific two years with Leigh Centurions which included lifting the Northern Rail Cup in 2006 before returning to Manurewa and earning a deal with the New Zealand Warriors. Former Kiwi Junior International Aaron gained senior recognition in the 2010 Anzac Test and played in the 2011 Grand Final against Manly Warringah. Appearances also followed for the New Zealand Maoris including a try scoring performance against England in 2010, before linking up with Hull FC in 2012 where he was voted 'Clubman of the Year'. Keen fisherman and golfer 'Azza' was ever-present for the Vikings in 2015 and collected the Players' Player of the Year Award before making his 100th Super League appearance during 2016.

 

                                 

 

Career record as at 31st October 2016                                    244 apps; 55 tries; 30 goals; 3 drop goals; 283 points

 

Born in Auckland the former Manurewa Marlins junior began his career in the Bartercard Cup competition with Hibiscus Coast Raiders before moving to Australia where he represented Western Suburbs Magpies and North Sydney Bears. Aaron's senior career began with a prolific two years with Leigh Centurions which included lifting the Northern Rail Cup in 2006 before returning to Manurewa and earning a deal with the New Zealand Warriors. Former Kiwi Junior International Aaron gained senior recognition in the 2010 Anzac Test and played in the 2011 Grand Final against Manly Warringah. Appearances also followed for the New Zealand Maoris including a try scoring performance against England in 2010, before linking up with Hull FC in 2012 where he was voted 'Clubman of the Year'. Keen fisherman and golfer 'Azza' was ever-present for the Vikings in 2015 and collected the Players' Player of the Year Award before making his 100th Super League appearance during 2016.

 

                                 

Career record as at 31st October 2016                                    244 apps; 55 tries; 30 goals; 3 drop goals; 283 points