Marcello Wainwright

Wainwright, 25, has committed for a fourth campaign with the Arrows after making 19 appearances (10 starts) since the club’s first season in MLR.

Comfortable playing across the back row, the 5’10”, 235lb forward has posted 448 carry metres on 84 carries, 165 tackles (91.2% completion), six offloads, two tries, one tackle break, and one breakdown steal throughout his MLR career.

The hometown loose forward has featured for the Canada Maple Leafs Sevens national development program and is a graduate of the Ontario Blues senior men’s provincial program and the Guelph Gryphons post-secondary program. He played his grassroots rugby with the Toronto Scottish and Toronto Saracens, and was named Rugby Ontario’s Senior Provincial Player of the Year in 2018.

Wainwright is also a player ambassador for club partner organization Toronto Inner-City Rugby Foundation, a Toronto-based, rugby-centred community nonprofit that uses rugby as a tool for social good.

Updated: Jan. 24, 2022

Position Flanker / No. 8
Height 5'10"
Weight 235lbs
Hometown Toronto, Ontario
Grassroots Club Toronto Saracens, Toronto Scottish
University Club Guelph Gryphons
Arrow # 21