Ahead of the 2020 season, newcastleknights.com.au sat down with Jirah Momoisea in an effort to get to know him a little better.
Who am I: Jirah Momoisea
Who is most important to me: My mum, my family
Greatest off-field achievement: Buying my first car
Something you wouldn’t know about me: I would have studied civil engineering if I didn’t do this
I’d be lost without: All my family
What I love most about living in Newcastle: Beaches
I grew up in: South Auckland
People would describe me as: Pretty cruisey, a gamer
As a kid my hero was: Probably Richie McCaw
They were my hero because: Because I was playing union at the time and he was probably the greatest union player.
The last book I read was: Rich Dad, Poor Dad.
My favourite thing to do in Newcastle is: Chill out with my mates or go to the beach
My greatest on field moment: Scoring my first Cup try