Facts of Aaron Cruden
How Much Is Aaron Cruden’s Net Worth?
Aaron Wiremu Cruden is a New Zealand rugby union player who currently plays for Montpellier and has scored 51 points till date. He usually plays as the first five-eighth (fly-half).
Previously, Aaron played for Manawatu and scored 277 points, Hurricanes and scored 146 points and Chief where he scored 612 points. Cruden made his All Black debut on 12th June 2010 with the 66-28 victory over Ireland. How much net worth has he accumulated so far? We have all the details here.
Aaron Cruden’s Net Worth: Career, Income Sources, Salary, And Earnings
Professional since 2008, Cruden has played for several rugby teams and earned himself a huge fortune. Although his exact net worth is not revealed, it is reported that he has a net worth in between $1 million to $10 million. His primary source of income is his career as a professional player.
As per various sources, a professional rugby player earns up to $1 million annually. Cruden surely gathers above the average range looking at his experience.
Aaron started playing rugby since high school. He was the captain of the 2006 Palmerston North Boys High School 1st XV. He then attended the High-Performance Player’s Couse at the International Rugby Academy NZ in 2008.
At that time, his positional coach was former All Balck Grant Fox and Course Facilitator was former All Black Jeff Wilson.
Manawatu 2008 To Present (2019)
In 2008, Aaron made his Manawatu Turbos provincial debut and captained the New Zealand team to the 2009 IRB Junior World Championship title in Japan. He was also named IRB Junior Player of the Year 2009.
Hurricanes 2010 To 2011
Aaron made his Hurricanes debut against the Brumbies in Porirua on 29th January 2010. He scored his first Super Rugby points in the Hurricanes 47-22 win over Western Force at the Westpac Stadium on 20th February 2010.
He scored his first try for the Hurricanes in the 33-31 win against the Highlanders in Dunedin on 24th April 2010.
Chiefs 2012 To 2017
Cruden signed with the Chiefs for the 2012 season on 14th July 2011. He made his Chiefs debut in Week 1 with a 23-19 loss against the Highlanders. He scored his first try 18-12 win over the Sharks in Durban on 21st April 2012.
Aaron became the top scorer in the 2012 season with 234 points. In August 2012, Aaron kicked 3 penalties and 4 conversions in the Chief’s 37-6 victory leading his team to become the 2012 Super Rugby season champions.
Cruden made his debut for the All Blacks with a test match against Ireland in 2010. He was also named one of the four new caps in the All Blacks squad to play against Ireland and Wales.
He made his All Blacks debut with a 66-28 win over Ireland in New Plymouth on 12th June 2010. Likewise, he scored his first try for the All Blacks in a 29-10 victory over Wales in Hamilton on 26th June 2010.
During the 2011 Rugby World Cup on 2nd October 2011, Cruden was announced to be a replacement for Dan Carter who injured his groin during his training. He led All Blacks to victory against Argentina during the World Cup Quarter Final with 33-10 at Eden Park.
In 2016, Cruden returned to Super Rugby as captain of the Chiefs and was re-selected for New Zealand.
Endorsements Deals And Contract Singed
Cruden signed a contract with Montpellier until summer 2020. He receives $781,634 per annum.
Similarly, he has endorsed several popular brands to date, but the details are not revealed.
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle, Tax, Charity, And Expenses
Aaron is living a luxurious lifestyle with his impressive net worth.
He resides in Hamilton along with his girlfriend Grace King. Although the house details are not available at the moment, his house is surely worth of thousand dollars.
As per sources, the average house price in the New Zealand starts from $525,000. Similarly, he rides around in expensive cars.
Cruden’s expenses are based on foods, accommodations, gym, diet, insurance, and others.
Regarding his tax payment, information at the moment is not available.
He is also involved with many charitable organizations.
Aaron Cruden’s Personal Details: Age, Height, Girlfriend, And Education
Aaron Wiremu Cruden was born on 8th January 1989 in Palmerston North, New Zealand. He holds New Zealanders nationality and has Maori descent. Cruden went to Palmerston North Boys High School and later enrolled in Massey University.
As of 2019, he is 31 years old and stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches (175 cm).
Talking about his love life, Aaron is in a romantic relationship with his long-time girlfriend Grace Kings. The couple has been dating for five years before they moved-in in 2005. As of 2019, there are no details about their marriage/separation.
Aaron was diagnosed with Testicular cancer when he has 19 years old. His illness necessitated the removal of one of his testicles and the cancer has since gone into remission.