|Birth name||Stuart Hooper|
|Date of birth||18 November 1981|
|Place of birth||Exeter, England|
|Height||1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||113 kg (17 st 11 lb)|
|School||Ivybridge Community College|
Queen Elizabeth's Community College
|Rugby union career|
After making over 30 appearances or so for Saracens he made a surprise move to Leeds Tykes in June 2003. He made his Tykes debut against Bath on 14 September 2003. During his time at Leeds he helped them win the 2004–05 Powergen Cup, where he started in the final.
Hooper was appointed as captain of Leeds Tykes for the 2005–06 Guinness Premiership season, and in doing so became the youngest captain in the league.
Bath Rugby: 2007-2016Edit
In April 2006, Hooper re-signed with Leeds, but left at the end of the 2007–08 season to join Bath. On 5 July 2011 Hooper was named the new Bath club captain for the 2011–12 season.
Hooper retired with immediate effect from all rugby under medical advice on 14 April 2016 as the result of a back injury. On 30 August 2016 it was announced the Hooper would take on the role of Performance and Player Development Director at Bath.
- Powergen Cup/Anglo-Welsh Cup titles: 1
- "Leeds sign promising youngster Hooper". RTÉ. 24 April 2003. Retrieved 5 July 2009.
- "Bath 12-20 Leeds". BBC. 16 April 2005. Retrieved 14 July 2013.
- "England Saxons 28–20 Argentina A". 6 June 2009. Retrieved 7 June 2009.
- "Hooper to join Bath". Sky Sports. 25 February 2008. Retrieved 7 June 2009.
- "Stuart Hooper: Former Bath captain takes player development role". BBC Sport. Retrieved 1 September 2016.