Gary 'Super Duper' Cooper is a professional rugby league footballer of the 1960s, and coach, playing at representative level for Great Britain (non-Test matches), and at club level for Featherstone Rovers, and Wakefield Trinity, as at Fullback, or Centre, i.e. number 1, or, 3 or 5, and coaching at club level for York.
Gary Cooper was selected for Great Britain while at Featherstone Rovers for the 1962 Great Britain Lions tour of Australia and New Zealand.
Gary Cooper played Fullback in Wakefield Trinity’s 21-9 victory over St. Helens in the 1966-67 Rugby Football League Championship final replay at Station Road, Swinton on Wednesday 10 May 1967, and was man of the match winning the Harry Sunderland Trophy in the 17-10 victory over Hull F.C. in the 1967-68 Rugby Football League Championship final at Headingley Stadium on Saturday 4 May 1968.