Originating from Ireland, Luke Towey was an elite Gaelic Footballer before making the move to the Gold Coast to give AFL a shot.
Luke grew up in Sligo, Ireland with his parents and brother.
Luke is a Category B Rookie at the Gold Coast Suns, joining the club ahead of the 2020 season. Starring as a Gaelic footballer since a young age, the Irishman impressed the Suns recruiters with his speed and agility, registering 2.82 seconds for the 20 metre sprint and 7.93 in the agility test. Importantly, he has a willingness to learn the game and the desire to succeed. Away from the footy field, Luke is studying business which he has completed 2 years and is hoping to continue his degree in Australia.