matt shields

Sponsor: Alan & Lesley Rimmington

Position: Prop

Place of Birth: Carlisle

Height: 6’ 4”

Weight: 124kg

Previous Clubs: Nottingham, Plymouth, Darlington Mowden Park, Harlequins

Honours: England Counties

Best rugby moment: Playing at Wembley

Worst rugby moment: N/A

Greatest Influence: Mum and Dad

Favourite Ground: Tynedale

Favourite Food: Steak

Favourite Film: Snatch

Favourite music: Mixed

Favourite Band: AC/DC

Beer / Lager: Guinness

Ambition: Establish myself at the highest level