The Toronto Arrows signed Marcello Wainwright for the 2019 Major League Rugby season. Marcelo is 22-years-old, 5’11”, and 220 pounds.
Marcello is from Toronto and attended Brefeuf College School. He then went to the University of Guelph in 2015 pursuing a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Kinesiology, Fitness,
He played rugby for the Guelph Gryphons helping them win the 2016 OUA Men’s Championship. He was selected to the 2017 and 2018 OUA Men’s All-Stars at back row.
Marcello plays club rugby for the Toronto Scottish and representative rugby for the Ontario Blues since 2016. Marcello has also represented Canada on the Maple Leafs Sevens.
Marcello played with the Arrows during the 2018 exhibition season and has signed with the team for the 2019 season at flanker.
Being a rugby volunteer is a way of helping to grow the sport. Marcelo has contributed to this by coaching Brefeuf College School since 2016. He also works with the Toronto Inner City Rugby Foundation as a Community Rugby Program Supervisor.