Hooper joined Bath Rugby from Leeds at the start of the 08/09 season. On 5 July 2011 Hooper was named the new Bath Rugby Club Captain for the 2011/12 season.
On 14 April 2016 Hooper retired with immediate effect from all rugby under medical advice as the result of a back injury.
On 30 August 2016 it was announced that Hooper would take on the role of Performance and Player Development Director at Bath.
During the 2019/20 campaign, Hooper led Bath Rugby to the play-offs for the first time since the 2014/15 season, when the Blue, Black and White last reached the Premiership final.
30 June 2020
Director of Rugby Stuart Hooper addressed the changes made to the 2019/20 squad whilst also thanking those who leave the Blue, Black and Whites for their time at the Club. Read more
5 March 2020
Bath Rugby will have five players on the pitch at Twickenham this weekend as England take on Wales in a vital Guinness Six Nations match (kick-off 4:45pm live on ITV1).Bath Rugby will have five players on the pitch at Twickenham this weekend as England take on Wales in a vital Guinness Six Nations match (kick-off 4:45, live on ITV1). Read more