The Newcastle Falcons rugby team for 2023/2024

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Here is the list of players of Newcastle for the 2023/2024 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 Adam BROCKLEBANK Prop 28 y/o 06/09/1995 1.88 m 125 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 9.58 lb; 275.58 lb PRO 2027
Argentina Eduardo BELLO Prop 28 y/o 27/11/1995 1.91 m 120 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO 2025
England Mark TAMPIN Prop 32 y/o 20/01/1992 1.85 m 122 kg 6 ft 1 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb PRO 2025
Scotland Murray MCCALLUM Prop 28 y/o 16/03/1996 1.88 m 126 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 11.78 lb; 277.78 lb PRO 2025
South Africa Richard PALFRAMAN Prop 30 y/o 20/12/1993 1.85 m 120 kg 6 ft 1 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO 2025
Ireland Bryan BYRNE Hooker 30 y/o 09/09/1993 1.76 m 104 kg 5 ft 9 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO 2025
England Charlie MADDISON Hooker 32 y/o 24/06/1991 1.88 m 109 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb PRO 2024
South Africa Corbin THUNDER Hooker 21 y/o 28/04/2003 1.82 m 104 kg 6 ft 16 st; 229.28 lb PRO
England Jamie BLAMIRE Hooker 26 y/o 22/12/1997 1.85 m 113 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO 2025
South Africa Michael VAN VUUREN Hooker 32 y/o 28/09/1991 1.87 m 106 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO 2024
England John HAWKINS Lock 27 y/o 11/11/1996 1.93 m 117 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb PRO 2025
Scotland Kiran MCDONALD Lock 29 y/o 01/11/1994 2.03 m 117 kg 6 ft 8 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb PRO 2025
South Africa Sebastian DE CHAVES Lock 33 y/o 30/10/1990 2.03 m 121 kg 6 ft 8 in 19 st 0.76 lb; 266.76 lb PRO 2026
England Tim CARDALL Lock 27 y/o 13/01/1997 1.96 m 121 kg 6 ft 5 in 19 st 0.76 lb; 266.76 lb PRO 2025
England Callum CHICK Back row 27 y/o 25/11/1996 1.92 m 115 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO 2025
England Freddie LOCKWOOD Back row 23 y/o 31/12/2000 1.88 m 116 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO 2026
England John KELLY Back row 28 y/o 11/10/1995 1.93 m 120 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO 2025
England Josh BAINBRIDGE Back row 28 y/o 17/04/1996 1.83 m 103 kg 6 ft 16 st; 227.08 lb PRO 2025
England Ollie LEATHERBARROW Back row 22 y/o 08/04/2002 1.86 m 106 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO 2025
Argentina Pedro RUBIOLO Back row 21 y/o 12/12/2002 1.91 m 114 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb PRO 2025
South Africa Philip VAN DER WALT Back row 34 y/o 14/07/1989 1.94 m 112 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO 2025
Wales Sam CROSS Back row 31 y/o 26/08/1992 1.90 m 100 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb PRO 2024
Ireland Hugh O'SULLIVAN Scrum-half 26 y/o 24/02/1998 1.78 m 84 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 3.19 lb; 185.19 lb PRO 2025
England James ELLIOTT Scrum-half 25 y/o 29/08/1998 1.77 m 82 kg 5 ft 10 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb PRO 2026
England Josh BARTON Scrum-half 26 y/o 15/12/1997 1.75 m 85 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO 2024
England Sam STUART Scrum-half 32 y/o 27/09/1991 1.74 m 85 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO 2026
England Brett CONNON Fly-half 27 y/o 29/08/1996 1.76 m 93 kg 5 ft 9 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb PRO 2026
Wales Josh THOMAS Fly-half 23 y/o 30/06/2000 1.78 m 83 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO 2024
England Rory JENNINGS Fly-half 28 y/o 24/12/1995 1.80 m 85 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO 2024
Scotland Cammy HUTCHISON Centre 26 y/o 01/06/1998 1.83 m 102 kg 6 ft 16 st; 224.87 lb PRO 2025
Fiji George WACOKECOKE Centre 28 y/o 23/10/1995 1.80 m 94 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb PRO 2024
Argentina Matías MORONI Centre 33 y/o 29/03/1991 1.85 m 92 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb PRO 2024
England Adam RADWAN Winger 26 y/o 30/12/1997 1.80 m 94 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb PRO 2026
England Ben STEVENSON Winger 25 y/o 19/07/1998 1.89 m 99 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 8.26 lb; 218.26 lb PRO 2025
England Elliott OBATOYINBO Winger 25 y/o 09/10/1998 1.86 m 89 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 0.21 lb; 196.21 lb PRO 2026
England Iwan STEPHENS Winger 22 y/o 24/03/2002 1.70 m 83 kg 5 ft 7 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO 2024
England Louis BROWN Fullback 26 y/o 17/02/1998 1.87 m 91 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 4.62 lb; 200.62 lb PRO 2025
England Tom PENNY Fullback 29 y/o 13/10/1994 1.80 m 92 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb PRO 2024

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the Newcastle Falcons 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.
Allemagne Isaac KELLER Prop 19 y/o 30/03/2005 1.84 m 114 kg 6 ft 17 st; 251.33 lb ACADEMY 2024
Angleterre Mark DORMER Prop 21 y/o 16/09/2002 1.85 m 110 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb ACADEMY 2024
Angleterre Mike REWCASTLE Prop 20 y/o 17/05/2004 1.84 m 113 kg 6 ft 17 st; 249.12 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Phil BRANTINGHAM Prop 22 y/o 02/10/2001 1.83 m 117 kg 6 ft 18 st; 257.94 lb ACADEMY 2024
Angleterre Sam CLARK Prop 20 y/o 31/01/2004 1.84 m 120 kg 6 ft 18 st; 264.55 lb ACADEMY 2024
Angleterre Jacob OLIVER Hooker 19 y/o 15/03/2005 1.77 m 95 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb ACADEMY 2024
Angleterre Ollie FLETCHER Hooker 21 y/o 09/09/2002 1.83 m 108 kg 6 ft 17 st; 238.10 lb ACADEMY 2025
Angleterre Adam SCOTT Lock 22 y/o 27/11/2001 1.99 m 110 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb ACADEMY 2026
Angleterre Finn BAKER Lock 19 y/o 17/10/2004 2.01 m 100 kg 6 ft 7 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb ACADEMY 2025
Angleterre Luke COULSTON Lock 19 y/o 17/07/2004 2.00 m 95 kg 6 ft 7 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb ACADEMY 2025
Angleterre Guy PEPPER Back row 21 y/o 15/04/2003 1.90 m 105 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb ACADEMY 2024
Angleterre Marcus TIFFEN Back row 21 y/o 03/09/2002 1.84 m 103 kg 6 ft 16 st; 227.08 lb ACADEMY 2026 +1
Angleterre Matt DEEHAN Back row 21 y/o 04/10/2002 1.90 m 105 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Ben DOUGLAS Scrum-half 20 y/o 16/01/2004 1.77 m 75 kg 5 ft 10 in 11 st 11.35 lb; 165.35 lb ACADEMY 2025
Angleterre Max PEPPER Scrum-half 23 y/o 09/05/2001 1.80 m 90 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Louie JOHNSON Fly-half 20 y/o 13/06/2003 1.85 m 93 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb ACADEMY 2024
Irlande Zach KERR Centre 24 y/o 13/12/1999 1.80 m 95 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb ACADEMY 2024
Angleterre Nathan GREENWOOD Winger 20 y/o 20/11/2003 1.75 m 77 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 1.76 lb; 169.76 lb ACADEMY 2024
Angleterre Ben REDSHAW Fullback 19 y/o 10/01/2005 1.85 m 82 kg 6 ft 1 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb ACADEMY 2025
Angleterre Oliver SPENCER Fullback 20 y/o 22/02/2004 1.84 m 94 kg 6 ft 14 st; 207.23 lb ACADEMY 2026

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
South Africa Jordan HOLGATE Centre 27 PRO Gone to Ealing Trailfinders
Argentina Matias ORLANDO Centre 32 PRO early release from his contract to pursue a new playing opportunity with the Miami Sharks
Argentina Mateo CARRERAS Winger 24 PRO Gone to Bayonne as injury cover
Fiji Vereimi QOROWALE Winger 29 PRO Gone to Doncaster Knights on loan for the remainder of the season

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Isaac KELLER - 19 years old
  • Oldest player : Philip VAN DER WALT - 34 years old
  • Average : 25 years old
  • Lightest player : Ben DOUGLAS - 75 kg
  • Heaviest player : Murray MCCALLUM - 126 kg
  • Average weight : 102 kg