Paul Aiton

For 12 Glorious Seasons

Paul Aiton has been lucky enough to play Rugby League for the Penrith Panthers, Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, Wakefield Trinity Wildcats, Leeds Rhinos and France's biggest club, the Catalans Dragons.

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An Illustrious Career in Rugby League 

Paul Aiton

Paul spoke no English, was the quietest in his class at school, and in danger of being an outsider. A friend introduced him to rugby league and, as well as giving him the social skills necessary to reach the top of his profession, it enabled him to find his personality, character and express himself – even though in his very first game he was knocked out by a girl on the opposing side.


Early Life

From humble beginnings

Born in Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea, Paul Aiton moved to Queensland, Australia at a young age. He played  junior rugby league for the Caboolture Snakes before he was signed by the Penrith Panthers in 2003.

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