NAME: Nigel Bradley

AGE: 48 (2017)

OCCUPATION: Sales, NZ Steel

HIGH SCHOOL: Rangitikei College, Marton

YEAR 1ST REFEREED: 1990

Current CMRRA Rank: 5​​​​​​​

PLAYED RUGBY?: Up to under 21

REPRESENTATIVE SQUADS (YEAR): National squad 1995-97. Zone squad 1998 – 2006. Top 5 CMRRA 20 years (1994 to current)

HOW DID YOU GET INTO REFEREEING?: Badly injured shoulder playing under 21 in Manawatu.

WHY DO YOU REFEREE?: Enjoy staying involved and the social part of that involvement.  Provides motivation to stay fit.

FAV FOOD: Roast lamb.

ADVICE TO ANY ASPIRING REFEREE: Do as many games as you can, don’t get pushed into higher levels too quickly as experience is often overlooked.