One of the quickest runners in the region, Paia'aua burst onto the scene in 2012 after scoring a season-high 22 tries for his club side, College Old Boys. This form in club rugby rewarded Paia'aua with a New Zealand Under 20s trial.
- Position: Wing
- Number of Manawatu Games: 7
- High School Club: Waiopehu College
- Manawatu Club: College Old Boys
- Nationality: New Zealand
- Date of Birth: 24 December 1993