Participants

Ruaridh MCCONNOCHIE

Ruaridh MCCONNOCHIE
    Rugby Sevens
Birth Date:  23 Oct 1991
Age:  26
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  191
Weight (Kg):  95

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
RUG Rugby Sevens Men 3 Bronze

Ruaridh MCCONNOCHIE - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sat, 14 Apr 9:53
Men Pool Round - Pool B
England
38
Jamaica
5
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 13:33
Men Pool Round - Pool B
England
33
Samoa
0
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 20:05
Men Pool Round - Pool B
England
26
Australia
17
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 11:43
Men Semifinal
England
12
New Zealand
17
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 14:17
Bronze Medal Event Men Bronze Medal Match
England
21
South Africa
14
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Olympic Games
Year Location Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 2

World Series
Year Location Rank
2016/17 Various 2
2015/16 Various 8

Nickname: Rory (nzherald.co.nz, 27 Jan 2016)
Occupation: Athlete (englandrugby.com, 24 May 2017)
Education: Sport and exercise sciences at University of Gloucestershire, England
Languages spoken: English
Coach

NATIONAL: Simon AMOR (ENG) (dailytelegraph.com.au, 2 Oct 2017)


Position style: Prop
Sporting relatives

His brothers, Jamie and Callum, played rugby at English county level. (englandrugby.com, 24 May 2017)


National team: 2015 at the Dubai Sevens
Hero: Rugby players Stephen LARKHAM (AUS), Christian CULLEN (NZL) and Ben SMITH (NZL). (englandrugby.com, 24 May 2017)
Influence: "My dad, for making me play rugby when I was very young. He also forgave me for choosing to play for England (he's Scottish)." (somerhill.org, 27 Sep 2016)
Additional information

HERITAGE
Born in England to Scottish parents. "My mum and dad are both Scottish through and through. They’ve had a good joke about it all (being selected for England). They’ve not disowned me yet." (scotsman.com, 4 Aug 2016)


NZ RUGBY
Attended Tauranga Boys College in New Zealand for a year in high school, playing rugby for Rangataua. (englandrugby.com, 24 May 2017)


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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