Kurtis Haiu was born on July 14, 1984, and died on April 13, 2016.
He was a New Zealand rugby union player.
He played for Blues in Super Rugby, and represented Auckland in the Air New Zealand Cup.
In the under 19 and under 21 level before the beginning of his professional rugby career, he represented New Zealand at Secondary Schools.
He made his debut for Auckland in 2005 against the touring British and Irish Lions, a game Auckland lost 13–17.
Kurtis Haiu has continued to represent Auckland, and was given captaincy duties on occasion.
Kurtis Haiu passed away at 31 yrs old.