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Mark Bright (rugby union)

Mark Roy Bright (born 29 September 1978) is a New Zealand-born rugby union player.

Mark Bright
Birth nameMark Roy Bright
Date of birth (1978-09-29) 29 September 1978 (age 41)
Place of birthNelson, New Zealand
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight107 kg (236 lb)
SchoolNelson College
Rugby union career
Position(s) Number 8
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2006–11
2011–16
2016–
Redruth
London Scottish
Ealing Trailfinders
119
117
42
(395)
(380)
(10)
Correct as of 10 October 2014
Provincial / State sides
Years Team Apps (Points)
2001–05
2006–09, 2011
2008–09
Nelson Bays
Tasman Makos
Cornwall

52

(45)
National sevens team(s)
Years Team Comps
2014 England

Born in Nelson, New Zealand in 1978,[1] Bright was educated at Nelson College from 1992 to 1996.[2] A number eight, he has represented Nelson Bays, Tasman and Cornwall at a provincial or county level,[3] and was a member of the England Sevens team at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.[4] He currently plays for London Scottish in the RFU Championship.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Mark Bright". London Scottish Football Club. Retrieved 11 October 2014.
  2. ^ Nelson College Old Boys' Register, 1856–2006, 6th edition (CD-ROM).
  3. ^ "Mark Bright". Redruth Rugby. Retrieved 11 October 2014.
  4. ^ "Mark Bright profile". Glasgow 2014. Retrieved 11 October 2014.