Greenock Wanderers RFC

est. 1873

Under 15 Coaches:

 Gary Blakey

Playing history

Hull and East Riding


Hull Ionians

East Yorkshire


All Back row or centre


One season with Hull Kingston Rovers (Rugby League)


Currently hold Level 1 training course

Offshore 1st aid and advanced 1st aid

 Marco Piva

Coaching certification: Rugby Ready

Refereeing certification: minis, touch judge (probably expired though)



CUS Padova Rugby (Padova, Italy)

1989-1999 youth teams

- 1990 Under 17 Trofeo Vito LoRusso (8-a-side): 3rd

- 1990 Under 17 Trofeo Primavera: 2nd

- 1991 Under 19 Trofeo Vito LoRusso (8-a-side): 3rd

- 1992/93: second XV premiership winners

- 1993/94: Under 19 second division winners

1995-1997 second XV (national premiership)

Valsugana Padova Rugby (Padova, Italy)

1997/98 first XV: serie C1 (4th division), relegated

1998/99 first XV: serie C2 (5th division), playoff semifinalists

CUS Padova Rugby

1999/2000 second XV: serie C1 (4th division - second XVs were admitted to the first XV leagues in 1997)

Greenock Wanderers

2004-2006 second XV


Playing position:

Prop, preferrably tighthead.

Also played at hooker and lock (before you were allowed to lift in the lineout). 1 game on the wing (at the age of 15) and 1 at flanker. Still have nightmares.