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Sam

Rodman

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Rodman

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Position

Prop

Weight

123kg

Height

6ft 1

D.O.B

1992

Biography

DoB – 4th December 1992
Birthplace – Macclesfield
Height – 6’ 1” (1.85m)
Weight – 19st 5lbs (123kg)
Position – Prop
Honours – England Students

Cheshire-born and raised, Sam joined the Cornish Pirates on a two-year contract ahead of the 2019/20 season.

He was educated at Wilmslow High School and then Leeds Beckett University, where his foundation degree was in Business Studies. As for his club rugby that has been played for Wilmslow, Macclesfield, Ealing Trailfinders and Jersey Reds from where he signed for the Pirates.

Sam played in the semi-final of The Daily Mail Cup during his time at Wilmslow High School and he later, in 2015, was a member of the Leeds Beckett University side that won the BUCS (British Universities & Colleges Sport) final played at Twickenham. Recording a 31-23 victory against Loughborough, fellow ‘Pirate’ Will Cargill skippered the team and of extra interest both Sam and Will also played together in the same England Students side.

As a youngster Sam enjoyed watching former England prop Andrew Sheridan play at Sale Sharks, whilst another sporting interest in his youth was cricket, playing at local club level for Macclesfield and Prestbury.

Nationality:

English

Previous Clubs:

Jersey, Ealing, Leeds Beckett, Macclesfield, Wilmslow

Rugby Idol?

Sebastian Chebal

What item can you not travel without when on an away trip?

Chocolate

If you could attend any sporting event in the world, what would it be?

Ashes test match

What training drill do you dread the most?

Any fitness test

If you could be any other team mate for a week who would it be and why?

AJ Cant - fast and good looking

Tell us something that the supporters may not already know about you?

I gave flowers to the queen

Where is your favourite place in cornwall?

Falmouth

If you were not working in high performance sport what job/career would you like to do?

Sports Coach

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