Get to know… Cieran Chester

#gettingtoknow series

First memory of rugby?

Running around a field in Germany throwing around a ball way too big for me

Debut for any club?

First game of rugby was for Colchester RFC

Bath Rugby League debut?

It was at Chippenham RFC but I couldn’t tell you who against.

Have your always wanted to be a rugby league player?

Only got into it at college but fell in love after the first training session.

What attracted you to play Rugby League/for the club?

I was drawn to the physical element, different to union and provides a completely different challenge.

What advice would you give to someone getting into rugby league?

Rub Vaseline on your elbows and knees, saves a lot of pain from grazes on the harder surfaces.

Favourite Bath Rugby League moment?

Seeing the boys win a league cup, showed all our hard work can lead to silverware.

What’s been your favourite memory in your career so far?

Representing West of England Rugby League.

Are you interested in any other sports?

I tend to watch most sports that are shown on tv and play what I can when I can.

Favourite food?


Least favourite food?


Favourite hobbies?

Is a beer garden a hobby?

Favourite places to travel?

I like a nice city break in Europe.

If you were stuck on a desert island with one other Bath player who would it be?

Nooty (James Noott), he’d be useful to ward of sharks when I try to escape.

If you were stuck on a desert island which item would you choose to have?

A flat pack raft building kit

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.