The Aviron Bayonnais squad for 2022/2023

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Here is the list of players of Bayonne for the 2022/2023 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Australia Chris TALAKAI Prop 28 y/o 26/06/1994 1.80 m 118 kg 5 ft 11 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO 2023
France Matis PERCHAUD Prop 20 y/o 17/09/2002 1.87 m 114 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb ACADEMY 2026
France Pascal COTET Prop 29 y/o 12/10/1993 1.84 m 128 kg 6 ft 20 st; 282.19 lb PRO 2026
South Africa Pieter SCHOLTZ Prop 28 y/o 20/03/1994 1.87 m 138 kg 6 ft 2 in 21 st 10.24 lb; 304.24 lb PRO 2023 +1
France Quentin BÉTHUNE Prop 27 y/o 25/09/1995 1.83 m 119 kg 6 ft 18 st; 262.35 lb PRO 2025
France Swan CORMENIER Prop 27 y/o 10/01/1996 1.78 m 120 kg 5 ft 10 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO 2024
Tonga Tevita TATAFU Prop 20 y/o 13/10/2002 1.85 m 133 kg 6 ft 1 in 20 st 13.21 lb; 293.21 lb ACADEMY 2026
Argentina Facundo BOSCH Hooker 31 y/o 08/08/1991 1.80 m 102 kg 5 ft 11 in 16 st 0.87 lb; 224.87 lb PRO 2023 +1
France Thomas ACQUIER Hooker 33 y/o 21/11/1989 1.81 m 112 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO 2024
Namibia Torsten VAN JAARSVELD Hooker 35 y/o 30/06/1987 1.75 m 106 kg 5 ft 9 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO 2023 +1
France Denis MARCHOIS Lock 29 y/o 05/02/1994 1.98 m 115 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO 2025
New Zealand Geoffrey CRIDGE Lock 28 y/o 06/02/1995 2.00 m 114 kg 6 ft 7 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb PRO 2024
Georgia Konstantine MIKAUTADZE Lock 31 y/o 01/07/1991 2.00 m 130 kg 6 ft 7 in 20 st 6.60 lb; 286.60 lb PRO 2023
Uruguay Manuel LEINDEKAR Lock 25 y/o 23/04/1997 2.03 m 115 kg 6 ft 8 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO 2024
France Thomas CEYTE Lock 31 y/o 13/02/1991 1.98 m 120 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO 2024
Australia Afa AMOSA Back row 32 y/o 11/10/1990 1.87 m 113 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO 2023
France Aitor HOURCADE Back row 21 y/o 13/02/2001 1.90 m 104 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb ACADEMY 2025
France Baptiste HÉGUY Back row 24 y/o 11/05/1998 1.96 m 108 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2025
France Jean MONRIBOT Back row 35 y/o 11/10/1987 1.83 m 99 kg 6 ft 15 st; 218.26 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Mateaki KAFATOLU Back row 33 y/o 11/08/1989 1.83 m 106 kg 6 ft 16 st; 233.69 lb PRO 2023 +1
Samoa OJ NOA Back row 33 y/o 28/12/1989 1.94 m 112 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO 2023 +1
France Pierre HUGUET Back row 27 y/o 05/11/1995 1.94 m 111 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 6.71 lb; 244.71 lb PRO 2024
France Robin DIONÉ Back row 20 y/o 25/06/2002 1.92 m 98 kg 6 ft 4 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb ACADEMY 2025
South Africa Uzair CASSIEM Back row 32 y/o 17/03/1990 1.89 m 112 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO 2024
France Guillaume ROUET Scrum-half 34 y/o 13/08/1988 1.70 m 75 kg 5 ft 7 in 11 st 11.35 lb; 165.35 lb PRO 2024
France Maxime MACHENAUD Scrum-half 34 y/o 30/12/1988 1.74 m 87 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 9.80 lb; 191.80 lb PRO 2024 +1
New Zealand Michael RURU Scrum-half 32 y/o 03/12/1990 1.82 m 95 kg 6 ft 14 st; 209.44 lb PRO 2023
France Camille LOPEZ Fly-half 33 y/o 03/04/1989 1.76 m 90 kg 5 ft 9 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb PRO 2024 +1
New Zealand Jason ROBERTSON Fly-half 28 y/o 17/11/1994 1.71 m 85 kg 5 ft 7 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO 2024
France Thomas DOLHAGARAY Fly-half 22 y/o 21/05/2000 1.82 m 83 kg 6 ft 13 st; 182.98 lb PRO 2025
France Guillaume MARTOCQ Centre 23 y/o 23/08/1999 1.83 m 96 kg 6 ft 15 st; 211.64 lb PRO 2023
France Peyo MUSCARDITZ Centre 27 y/o 02/01/1996 1.74 m 88 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO 2024 +1
Fiji Riko BULIRUARUA Centre 26 y/o 23/01/1997 1.86 m 106 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO 2024
Fiji Sireli MAQALA Centre 22 y/o 20/03/2000 1.72 m 88 kg 5 ft 8 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO 2025
France Yan LESTRADE Centre 25 y/o 21/03/1997 1.79 m 92 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb PRO 2024
France Yann DAVID Centre 34 y/o 15/04/1988 1.85 m 107 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb PRO 2023
France Arthur DUHAU Winger 25 y/o 09/08/1997 1.81 m 88 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO 2023
France Bastien POURAILLY Winger 29 y/o 31/01/1994 1.77 m 85 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO 2024
Australia Luke MORAHAN Winger 32 y/o 13/04/1990 1.88 m 96 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb PRO 2024 JOKER (8)
England Marland YARDE Winger 30 y/o 20/04/1992 1.83 m 99 kg 6 ft 15 st; 218.26 lb PRO 2023
France Rémy BAGET Winger 25 y/o 27/07/1997 1.82 m 89 kg 6 ft 14 st; 196.21 lb PRO 2024
France Teiva JACQUELAIN Winger 28 y/o 22/04/1994 1.85 m 102 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 0.87 lb; 224.87 lb PRO 2023
France Tom SPRING Winger 20 y/o 26/09/2002 1.86 m 87 kg 6 ft 1 in 13 st 9.80 lb; 191.80 lb ACADEMY
France Victor HANNOUN Winger 19 y/o 20/08/2003 1.82 m 85 kg 6 ft 13 st; 187.39 lb ACADEMY 2026
France Arnaud ERBINARTEGARAY Fullback 22 y/o 16/09/2000 1.85 m 89 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 0.21 lb; 196.21 lb ACADEMY 2023
France Gaëtan GERMAIN Fullback 32 y/o 02/07/1990 1.90 m 101 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 12.67 lb; 222.67 lb PRO 2025
France Yohan ORABÉ Fullback 20 y/o 21/05/2002 1.87 m 87 kg 6 ft 2 in 13 st 9.80 lb; 191.80 lb ACADEMY 2024

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the Aviron Bayonnais squad but have not yet appeared on a game sheet this season. They are in a separate table for more readability.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Géorgie Badri TSIKHISTAVI Prop 19 y/o 24/07/2003 1.88 m 117 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb ACADEMY 2023 +2
France Benjamin LAHET Prop 18 y/o 21/04/2004 - - - - ACADEMY
France Jean-Baptiste RENDE Prop 20 y/o 18/11/2002 1.93 m 130 kg 6 ft 4 in 20 st 6.60 lb; 286.60 lb ACADEMY
France Maxence GIGAULT Prop 18 y/o 21/11/2004 1.82 m 112 kg 6 ft 17 st; 246.92 lb ACADEMY
France Pantxoa ARRIBILLAGA Prop 20 y/o 10/07/2002 1.87 m 120 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb ACADEMY
France Rémi CASTAGNET Prop 20 y/o 07/05/2002 1.79 m 119 kg 5 ft 10 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb ACADEMY
France Louis ORTOLAN Hooker 21 y/o 16/01/2002 1.75 m 99 kg 5 ft 9 in 15 st 8.26 lb; 218.26 lb ACADEMY 2024
France Esteban CAPILLA Lock 20 y/o 05/01/2003 1.97 m 99 kg 6 ft 6 in 15 st 8.26 lb; 218.26 lb ACADEMY 2025
France Gabriel LEQUIN Lock 19 y/o 06/01/2004 1.97 m 95 kg 6 ft 6 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb ACADEMY
Géorgie Lasha TSIKHISTAVI Back row 19 y/o 24/07/2003 1.89 m 102 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 0.87 lb; 224.87 lb ACADEMY 2023 +2
Espagne Manex ARICETA Back row 18 y/o 20/03/2004 1.92 m 106 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb ACADEMY
France Lucas SUDRE Scrum-half 20 y/o 17/12/2002 1.70 m 77 kg 5 ft 7 in 12 st 1.76 lb; 169.76 lb ACADEMY
France Gauthier RUFAS Fly-half 20 y/o 06/01/2003 1.79 m 81 kg 5 ft 10 in 12 st 10.57 lb; 178.57 lb ACADEMY
France Charly BONNARD Centre 18 y/o 07/09/2004 1.83 m 81 kg 6 ft 12 st; 178.57 lb ACADEMY
France Yon CAMOU Winger 20 y/o 07/06/2002 1.80 m 83 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb ACADEMY

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
Georgia Luka TCHELIDZE Prop 22 ESPOIR Gone to Biarritz on loan for the season
Fiji Kaminieli RASAKU Winger 23 PRO Gone to Mont-de-Marsan (Fra) on loan until the end of the season
Argentina Martin BOGADO Fullback 24 PRO Joker Médical d'Arthur Duhau

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Benjamin LAHET - 18 years old
  • Oldest player : Torsten VAN JAARSVELD - 35 years old
  • Average : 26 years old
  • Lightest player : Guillaume ROUET - 75 kg
  • Heaviest player : Pieter SCHOLTZ - 138 kg
  • Average weight : 103 kg