In The Mag

henry purdy

Hotshots: Young Gloucester star Henry Purdy

When did you first  play rugby? I went along to Chipping Norton rugby club with a mate when I was about eight. Football was my first love but by the…

sean mcmahon

Hotshots: Meet Rebels flanker Sean McMahon

How’s 2014 been for you? It’s definitely been a big year. I didn’t really get much of a break from rugby so I had been going in, and in, and…

nicky smith

Hotshots: Ospreys prop Nicky Smith

When did you first play rugby? I started at U10 level with Waunarlwydd. Where do you play?  I was actually a No 8 at the start, but as we got…

max clark

Hotshots: Bath centre Max Clark

When did you first play? I played a little in London, then we moved to Dorset when I was seven or eight and I played at North Dorset rugby club…

akira ioane

Hotshots: New Zealand sevens star Akira Ioane

How have you found playing for the All Blacks Sevens team? I didn’t think I’d ever play sevens for New Zealand. I always thought of it as a backyard game…