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Bryan West

Bryan West
Birth nameBryan Ronald West
Date of birth7 June 1948
Place of birthNorthampton[1]
UniversityLoughborough University
Rugby union career
Position(s) Flanker
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
Loughborough Students RUFC
Northampton
Wakefield Trinity (RL)
()
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1968-1970  England
British Lions
8
0
Pts:0

Bryan West (born 7 June 1948)[2] is a former England international rugby union player.

He was capped eight times as a flanker for England between 1968 and 1970.[3]

West was selected for the 1968 British Lions tour to South Africa but did not play in any of the international matches against South Africa.

He played club rugby for Northampton, and in 1970 moved north to play rugby league for Wakefield Trinity (Heritage № 767).[4]

Bryan West was a teacher at Trinity School in Northampton.[5]

Bryan West was games master at St. Olave's Grammar School, Orpington.

Bryan West taught with his wife Jude West at The Continental School (Conti), now British International School of Jeddah, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

References

  1. ^ Bryan West Profile on scrum.com
  2. ^ Griffiths, John (1987). The Phoenix Book of International Rugby Records. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. pp. 12:11. ISBN 0-460-07003-7.
  3. ^ Griffiths, page 1:41-1:42
  4. ^ Gate, Robert (1988). The Rugby League Quiz Book. Mainstream Publishing. ISBN 1-85158-180-4
  5. ^ "The Tower Magazine - Extracts from 1970". trinityhigh.co.uk. 31 December 2010. Archived from the original on 27 July 2004. Retrieved 1 January 2011.