The Edinburgh Rugby squad for 2020/2021

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Here is the list of players of Edinburgh for the 2020/2021 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.
New Zealand Angus WILLIAMS Prop 27 y/o 11/11/1993 1.80 m 116 kg 5 ft 11 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO
South Africa Boan VENTER Prop 24 y/o 12/04/1997 1.87 m 124 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 7.37 lb; 273.37 lb PRO 2023
Fiji Lee Roy ATALIFO Prop 33 y/o 10/03/1988 1.80 m 134 kg 5 ft 11 in 21 st 1.42 lb; 295.42 lb PRO
Scotland Murray MCCALLUM Prop 25 y/o 16/03/1996 1.88 m 117 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb PRO
South Africa Pierre SCHOEMAN Prop 27 y/o 07/05/1994 1.84 m 118 kg 6 ft 18 st; 260.15 lb PRO
Scotland Rory SUTHERLAND Prop 28 y/o 24/08/1992 1.83 m 113 kg 6 ft 17 st; 249.12 lb PRO
England Sam GRAHAMSLAW Prop 22 y/o 24/02/1999 1.93 m 120 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO
New Zealand Simon BERGHAN Prop 30 y/o 07/12/1990 1.93 m 126 kg 6 ft 4 in 19 st 11.78 lb; 277.78 lb PRO
South Africa Wp NEL Prop 35 y/o 30/04/1986 1.82 m 120 kg 6 ft 18 st; 264.55 lb PRO 2023
Scotland Dave CHERRY Hooker 30 y/o 03/01/1991 1.83 m 103 kg 6 ft 16 st; 227.08 lb PRO
South Africa Mike WILLEMSE Hooker 28 y/o 14/02/1993 1.85 m 104 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO 2021
Scotland Stuart MCINALLY Hooker 30 y/o 09/08/1990 1.90 m 110 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb
Scotland Andrew DAVIDSON Lock 24 y/o 07/11/1996 2.00 m 115 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO 2021
South Africa Andries FERREIRA Lock 31 y/o 29/03/1990 1.97 m 122 kg 6 ft 6 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb PRO 2021
Australia Ben TOOLIS Lock 29 y/o 31/03/1992 2.02 m 119 kg 6 ft 8 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO
Scotland Grant GILCHRIST Lock 30 y/o 09/08/1990 2.02 m 120 kg 6 ft 8 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO
Scotland Jamie HODGSON Lock 23 y/o 19/03/1998 1.97 m 116 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO
Scotland Lewis CARMICHAEL Lock 26 y/o 02/05/1995 1.96 m 112 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO
England Marshall SYKES Lock 21 y/o 29/12/1999 2.00 m 112 kg 6 ft 7 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO
Fiji Mesulame KUNAVULA Lock 25 y/o 31/10/1995 1.96 m 110 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
Scotland Ally MILLER Back row 25 y/o 10/05/1996 1.93 m 103 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb PRO 2021
Scotland Connor BOYLE Back row 21 y/o 19/02/2000 1.83 m 91 kg 6 ft 14 st; 200.62 lb PRO
Scotland Hamish WATSON Back row 29 y/o 15/10/1991 1.85 m 102 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 0.87 lb; 224.87 lb PRO
Scotland Jamie RITCHIE Back row 24 y/o 16/08/1996 1.93 m 109 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb PRO
Scotland Luke CROSBIE Back row 24 y/o 22/04/1997 1.98 m 110 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
Scotland Magnus BRADBURY Back row 25 y/o 23/08/1995 1.93 m 112 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO
Australia Nick HAINING Back row 30 y/o 01/09/1990 1.93 m 115 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO
Fiji Viliame MATA Back row 29 y/o 22/10/1991 1.96 m 116 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO
Scotland Charlie SHIEL Scrum-half 23 y/o 03/12/1997 1.78 m 83 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO
Scotland Dan NUTTON Scrum-half 24 y/o 18/10/1996 1.75 m 80 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb PRO
Scotland Henry PYRGOS Scrum-half 31 y/o 09/07/1989 1.78 m 83 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO
South Africa Jaco VAN DER WALT Fly-half 27 y/o 01/02/1994 1.82 m 92 kg 6 ft 14 st; 202.83 lb PRO
Scotland Chris DEAN Center 27 y/o 15/03/1994 1.88 m 103 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb PRO
Scotland George TAYLOR Center 24 y/o 24/11/1996 1.83 m 95 kg 6 ft 14 st; 209.44 lb PRO
Scotland James JOHNSTONE Center 31 y/o 17/04/1990 1.77 m 90 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb PRO
Scotland Mark BENNETT Center 28 y/o 03/02/1993 1.83 m 91 kg 6 ft 14 st; 200.62 lb PRO
Australia Matt GORDON Center 26 y/o 02/11/1994 1.89 m 108 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO
Scotland Alec COOMBES Winger 25 y/o 26/11/1995 1.85 m 95 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO
Scotland Damien HOYLAND Winger 27 y/o 11/01/1994 1.78 m 91 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 4.62 lb; 200.62 lb PRO
Scotland Darcy GRAHAM Winger 23 y/o 21/06/1997 1.76 m 84 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 3.19 lb; 185.19 lb PRO
South Africa Duhan VAN DER MERWE Winger 25 y/o 04/06/1995 1.94 m 106 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO 2021
Fiji Eroni SAU Winger 31 y/o 02/05/1990 1.85 m 93 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb PRO
Scotland Jack BLAIN Winger 21 y/o 21/02/2000 1.91 m 91 kg 6 ft 3 in 14 st 4.62 lb; 200.62 lb PRO
Scotland Jamie FARNDALE Winger 27 y/o 21/02/1994 1.84 m 99 kg 6 ft 15 st; 218.26 lb PRO
Scotland Blair KINGHORN Fullback 24 y/o 18/01/1997 1.94 m 100 kg 6 ft 4 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb PRO

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the Edinburgh Rugby 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.
Ecosse Dan GAMBLE Prop - - 1.85 m 118 kg 6 ft 1 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb ACADEMY
Ecosse GUNN Shaun Prop 22 y/o 29/06/1998 1.91 m 119 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb ACADEMY
Ecosse Patrick HARRISON Hooker 18 y/o 20/06/2002 1.77 m 108 kg 5 ft 10 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb ACADEMY
Ecosse Ben MUNCASTER Back row 19 y/o 14/10/2001 1.82 m 108 kg 6 ft 17 st; 238.10 lb ACADEMY
Ecosse Roan FROSTWICK Scrum-half 20 y/o 21/07/2000 1.75 m 78 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 3.96 lb; 171.96 lb ACADEMY
Australie Charlie SAVALA Fly-half 21 y/o 21/04/2000 1.93 m 96 kg 6 ft 4 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Nathan CHAMBERLAIN Fly-half 21 y/o 14/03/2000 1.83 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb ACADEMY
Afrique du sud Jordan VENTER Center - - - - - - ACADEMY
Ecosse Matthew CURRIE Center 20 y/o 22/02/2001 1.91 m - 6 ft 3 in - ACADEMY
Nouvelle-Zélande Korie WINTERS Winger 21 y/o 10/05/2000 1.80 m 93 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb ACADEMY

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
Scotland Jamie BHATTI Prop 27 PRO Gone to Bath
Australia Sam KITCHEN Hooker 27 PRO early released
Scotland Fraser MCKENZIE Lock 33 PRO immediate retirement
Scotland Rory DARGE Back row 21 PRO Already gone to Glasgow for Rainbow Cup
South Africa Nic GROOM Scrum-half 31 PRO early released to go to London Irish

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Patrick HARRISON - 18 years old
  • Oldest player : Wp NEL - 35 years old
  • Average : 26 years old
  • Lightest player : Roan FROSTWICK - 78 kg
  • Heaviest player : Lee Roy ATALIFO - 134 kg
  • Average weight : 105 kg