The Bristol Bears squad for 2022/2023

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Here is the list of players of Bristol 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.
England Ellis GENGE Prop 27 y/o 16/02/1995 1.87 m 118 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
England George KLOSKA Prop 23 y/o 16/11/1999 1.83 m 117 kg 6 ft 18 st; 257.94 lb PRO 2025
England Jake WOOLMORE Prop 32 y/o 07/12/1990 1.85 m 124 kg 6 ft 1 in 19 st 7.37 lb; 273.37 lb PRO
England Jay TYACK Prop 26 y/o 07/06/1996 1.86 m 124 kg 6 ft 1 in 19 st 7.37 lb; 273.37 lb PRO
Spain Jono BENZ-SALOMON Prop 21 y/o 17/05/2001 1.76 m 113 kg 5 ft 9 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO 2025
England Kyle SINCKLER Prop 29 y/o 30/03/1993 1.76 m 122 kg 5 ft 9 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb PRO 2024
England Max LAHIFF Prop 33 y/o 09/12/1989 1.83 m 117 kg 6 ft 18 st; 257.94 lb PRO 2023
England Rhys CHARALAMBOUS Prop - - 1.78 m 116 kg 5 ft 10 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO
Spain Toti BENZ-SALOMON Prop 21 y/o 17/05/2001 1.74 m 111 kg 5 ft 9 in 17 st 6.71 lb; 244.71 lb PRO 2025
England Yann THOMAS Prop 32 y/o 16/04/1990 1.88 m 124 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 7.37 lb; 273.37 lb PRO
Ireland Bryan BYRNE Hooker 29 y/o 09/09/1993 1.76 m 104 kg 5 ft 9 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO 2023
England Fred DAVIES Hooker 24 y/o 17/09/1998 1.86 m 110 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
England Harry THACKER Hooker 28 y/o 18/02/1994 1.73 m 93 kg 5 ft 8 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb PRO
Scotland Jake KERR Hooker 26 y/o 13/04/1996 1.85 m 108 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO
England Will CAPON Hooker 23 y/o 12/10/1999 1.80 m 110 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
New Zealand Christopher VUI Lock 30 y/o 11/02/1993 1.97 m 118 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO 2026
England Ed HOLMES Lock 27 y/o 27/12/1995 1.94 m 118 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
England Joe BATLEY Lock 26 y/o 27/06/1996 2.00 m 125 kg 6 ft 7 in 19 st 9.58 lb; 275.58 lb PRO 2026
Ireland Joe JOYCE Lock 29 y/o 07/02/1994 1.96 m 119 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO 2023
England Joe OWEN Lock 21 y/o 16/08/2001 2.00 m 109 kg 6 ft 7 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb PRO 2025
England John HAWKINS Lock 26 y/o 11/11/1996 1.93 m 117 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb PRO
England Morgan EAMES Lock 28 y/o 22/08/1994 2.01 m 126 kg 6 ft 7 in 19 st 11.78 lb; 277.78 lb PRO 2023 +1
Wales Dan THOMAS Back row 29 y/o 11/10/1993 1.83 m 101 kg 6 ft 15 st; 222.67 lb PRO
England Fitz HARDING Back row 23 y/o 26/04/1999 1.88 m 105 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO
New Zealand Jake HEENAN Back row 30 y/o 17/03/1992 1.89 m 104 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO
Scotland Magnus BRADBURY Back row 27 y/o 23/08/1995 1.91 m 116 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO
Australia Sam JEFFRIES Back row 29 y/o 01/04/1993 1.96 m 118 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
Wales Sam LEWIS Back row 32 y/o 11/11/1990 1.83 m 97 kg 6 ft 15 st; 213.85 lb PRO
Samoa Steven LUATUA Back row 31 y/o 29/04/1991 1.95 m 117 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb PRO
England Andy UREN Scrum-half 26 y/o 20/02/1996 1.78 m 93 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb PRO 2026
England Harry RANDALL Scrum-half 25 y/o 18/12/1997 1.72 m 72 kg 5 ft 8 in 11 st 4.73 lb; 158.73 lb PRO
Wales Oscar LENNON Scrum-half 22 y/o 15/05/2000 1.75 m 83 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO
England Will PORTER Scrum-half 24 y/o 14/12/1998 1.76 m 83 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO 2023 JOKER (8)
Ireland AJ MACGINTY Fly-half 32 y/o 26/02/1990 1.85 m 95 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO
England Callum SHEEDY Fly-half 27 y/o 28/10/1995 1.77 m 88 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO
Wales Ioan LLOYD Centre 21 y/o 05/04/2001 1.79 m 86 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 7.60 lb; 189.60 lb PRO 2023
England Jack BATES Centre 21 y/o 26/05/2001 1.83 m 93 kg 6 ft 14 st; 205.03 lb PRO 2025
England James WILLIAMS Centre 25 y/o 24/02/1997 1.77 m 96 kg 5 ft 10 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb PRO 2024
England Piers O'CONOR Centre 27 y/o 28/08/1995 1.86 m 102 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 0.87 lb; 224.87 lb PRO
England Sam BEDLOW Centre 27 y/o 08/08/1995 1.82 m 104 kg 6 ft 16 st; 229.28 lb PRO 2023
Fiji Semi RADRADRA Centre 30 y/o 13/06/1992 1.88 m 105 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO 2023
England Gabriel IBITOYE Winger 24 y/o 05/03/1998 1.78 m 100 kg 5 ft 10 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb PRO
England Henry PURDY Winger 28 y/o 21/05/1994 1.85 m 97 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO
Fiji Ratu Siva NAULAGO Winger 31 y/o 08/06/1991 1.83 m 104 kg 6 ft 16 st; 229.28 lb
Wales Toby FRICKER Winger 27 y/o 20/07/1995 1.86 m 98 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb PRO
New Zealand Charles PIUTAU Fullback 31 y/o 31/10/1991 1.86 m 103 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb PRO 2023
England Noah HEWARD Fullback 22 y/o 11/10/2000 1.84 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb PRO 2024
England Rich LANE Fullback 29 y/o 21/07/1993 1.80 m 89 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 0.21 lb; 196.21 lb PRO 2024

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the Bristol Bears 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.
Angleterre Andrew TURNER Prop 20 y/o 16/02/2002 1.83 m 115 kg 6 ft 18 st; 253.53 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Jimmy HALLIWELL Prop 20 y/o 08/07/2002 1.88 m 129 kg 6 ft 2 in 20 st 4.40 lb; 284.40 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Tom SIMS Prop 20 y/o 26/01/2003 1.80 m 109 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Aaron THOMPSON Hooker 21 y/o 18/10/2001 1.73 m 102 kg 5 ft 8 in 16 st 0.87 lb; 224.87 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Tomas GWILLIAM Hooker 20 y/o 19/11/2002 1.85 m 107 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb ACADEMY
Pays-de-Galles Arthur THOMAS Lock 22 y/o 19/11/2000 - - - - ACADEMY
Angleterre Charlie RICE Lock 19 y/o 06/03/2003 1.96 m 116 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre George TAYLOR Lock 20 y/o 12/11/2002 1.96 m 108 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Paddy PEARCE Lock 18 y/o 07/05/2004 1.90 m 97 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Aaron TULL Back row 18 y/o 26/03/2004 1.87 m 97 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Ed HARVEY Back row 19 y/o 17/10/2003 1.88 m 94 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Macenzzie DUNCAN Back row 19 y/o 25/02/2003 1.83 m 106 kg 6 ft 16 st; 233.69 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre JJ WILLIAMS Scrum-half 19 y/o 02/04/2003 - - - - ACADEMY
Angleterre Pete CARTER Scrum-half 20 y/o 19/01/2003 1.69 m 82 kg 5 ft 7 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb ACADEMY
Pays-de-Galles Jac LLOYD Fly-half 20 y/o 28/09/2002 1.73 m 79 kg 5 ft 8 in 12 st 6.17 lb; 174.16 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Sam WORSLEY Fly-half 19 y/o 13/10/2003 1.78 m 82 kg 5 ft 10 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Tom WILSTEAD Fly-half 21 y/o 15/09/2001 1.86 m 86 kg 6 ft 1 in 13 st 7.60 lb; 189.60 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Dylan POWER Centre 20 y/o 18/10/2002 1.75 m 88 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Harry ASCHERL Centre 21 y/o 11/08/2001 1.85 m 99 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 8.26 lb; 218.26 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Harry ROWSON Centre 21 y/o 15/12/2001 1.73 m 81 kg 5 ft 8 in 12 st 10.57 lb; 178.57 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Joe JENKINS Centre 19 y/o 13/10/2003 1.91 m 97 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Deago BAILEY Winger 20 y/o 01/05/2002 1.83 m 99 kg 6 ft 15 st; 218.26 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Matty JONES Fullback 19 y/o 31/03/2003 1.76 m 83 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Sami HAMID Fullback 19 y/o 14/12/2003 1.70 m 72 kg 5 ft 7 in 11 st 4.73 lb; 158.73 lb ACADEMY

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
England Jake ARMSTRONG Prop 28 PRO Gone to Doncaster Knights on loan
Ireland Martin MULHALL Prop 25 PRO Gone to Northampton on loan
England Elliot STOOKE Lock 29 PRO injury cover for Ed Holmes and Joe Joyce, gone to Montpellier (Fra)
England Tom WHITELEY Scrum-half 27 PRO Gone to Leicester
England Freddie OWSLEY Winger 26 PRO Gone back to Richmond (ENG)
Australia Luke MORAHAN Winger 32 PRO Gone to Bayonne as injury cover

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Paddy PEARCE - 18 years old
  • Oldest player : Max LAHIFF - 33 years old
  • Average : 25 years old
  • Lightest player : Harry RANDALL - 72 kg
  • Heaviest player : Jimmy HALLIWELL - 129 kg
  • Average weight : 103 kg