Piers O'Conor rugby player
Piers O'Conor rugby player

Piers O'Conor

28th Aug 1995 1.88m/93kg Fullback

Eastbourne College-educated, O'Conor was with Lewes, Hove and played for Heathfield & Waldron Colts in 2012/13 before moving on to Worthing Raiders and Wasps.

He appearances for Ireland U19s against Australia in Belfast in December 2013 and for the England Sevens in Bucharest in October 2013. Wasps signed him soon after his age group appearance for Ireland.

He first appeared for England U20 at full back against Wales in February 2016 and scored a stunning long-range try in the 19-14 win over Ireland at Donnybrook three weeks later.

O'Connor joined Bedford Blues ahead of the 2016 and made a huge impact in his debut season.

Ealing Trailfinders signed O'Conor for the 2017-18 season.

He arrived from Wasps, where he was part of the academy, but it is his appearances while on loan to Bedford Blues that will live longest in the memory for Ealing Trailfinders' fans.

In 2018, the powerful and elusive runner joined Bristol Bears.

(LS July 4, 2018)

Career

image Bristol Bears
Fullback
2018 - present
image England XV
Fullback
2019 - present
england England U20's
Fullback
2015 - 2016
ws Wasps
Fullback
2015 - 2017
Bedford Blues Banner Bedford Blues
Fullback
2016 - 2017
ealing Ealing Trailfinders
Fullback
2017 - 2018