Gerard Anthony Joseph McLoughlin (born 11 June 1952) is a former Ireland international rugby union player. He played club rugby for Shannon RFC and played on the 1983 British Lions tour to New Zealand
He is also a member of Limerick City Council for the Labour Party. He was first elected to the council in 2004 as an independent but later joined the Labour Party. His daughter Orla was also elected to the council for the Labour Party in 2009.