Educated at Gresham’s School, he played his age-group rugby at Holt RFC and represented Norfolk, Eastern Counties and London & South-East at age-group level but missed out on an England Under-16 call due to injury.
A scrum-half with enough versatility to play at full-back during his time in the Leicester Tigers academy, Harry Simmons is another young player to join the club from Norfolk.
After joining Tigers from school, he progressed to the Development Squad in 2016/17 and gained senior experience in National One with Loughborough Students durintg that season as well as playing in the Premiership ‘A’ League.
From a sporting family, his dad Mark captained Holt, Norfolk and Eastern Counties, while Harry’s two brothers have also represented the county. He also played county hockey and gained selection for the Norwich City FC academy.
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