Mike Clamp

Mike Clamp
Full name Michael Clamp
Date of birth (1961-12-26) 26 December 1961
Place of birth Wellington, New Zealand
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 83 kg (183 lb)
School Hutt Valley High School
Occupation(s) Surf shop owner[1]
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Wing
New Zealand No. 851
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1988–93 Biarritz Olympique
Provincial/State sides
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1983–88 Wellington 86 (284)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
New Zealand Māori
New Zealand


Sevens national teams
Years Club / team Comps
1984–86 New Zealand

Michael Clamp (born 26 December 1961) is a former New Zealand rugby union player. A wing, Clamp represented Wellington at a provincial level, and was a member of the New Zealand national side, the All Blacks, in 1984 and 1985. He played 15 matches for the All Blacks including two official internationals.[2]

Of Ngāti Toa Rangatira affiliation,[3] Clamp played for New Zealand Māori between 1982 and 1988.[2]


  1. Alderson, Andrew (16 October 2011). "Rugby World Cup: the French enigma". New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 30 July 2014.
  2. 1 2 Knight, Lindsay. "Mike Clamp". New Zealand Rugby Union. Retrieved 30 July 2014.
  3. "Mike Clamp-Parata" (PDF). Tikarohia Te Marama. Te Rūnanga o Toa Rangatira: 10. August 2011. Retrieved 30 July 2014.
Preceded by
Hika Reid
Tom French Memorial
Māori rugby union player of the year

Succeeded by
Wayne Shelford

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