Tom played 45 games for Tasman between 2010 and 2015, while also playing Super Rugby for both the Crusaders and the Chiefs. At the end of the 2015 season he headed overseas to play for English side Gloucester. He played 63 games for the side before it was announced in June 2020 that Tom had left Gloucester to join Japanese side the Red Hurricanes. Tom has returned home to Tasman for the 2021 Bunnings NPC and covers Fullback, Centre and Wing. He will be coached by his older brother James who was also a former Tasman Mako.