Ampthill, Beds – Head Coach Paul Turner is delighted to confirm that Jac Arthur and Rob Langley have joined Ampthill for their first season in the Greene King IPA Championship.
Back Row/Lock Forward Jac, 21 (1.88m, 105kg), joins Ampthill from Cardiff Met RFC where he made 47 appearances helping the Met finish 4th in the WRU Championship in 2018/19. He previously played for Nantyffylion Rugby and represented Ospreys at U16.
Jac comments “To play for Ampthill after leaving Cardiff Met was an opportunity I was excited to pursue. The chance to work with Paul Turner and the coaching staff with the experience and knowledge behind them was something that would motivate anyone. Similarly to train alongside the vast experience in the squad is a key factor which will aid my development as a young player.”
Flanker Rob, 27 (1.93m, 110 kg), can play across the backrow.
Rob made over 100 appearances for Hartpury RFC and has previous Championship
experience at Nottingham Rugby.
Rob comments “Ampthill have demonstrated themselves as an aspiring club with their recent promotion to the Championship. I look forward to bringing my experience to the team and am excited for a very good season ahead”
Head Coach Paul Turner comments “Jac has great potential to further develop his game and I’m pleased that he has agreed to join Ampthill.
Rob has been a proven success at this level and I was delighted when I heard he was available. We moved pretty quickly to snap him up. A great addition to our squad!”
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