Andrew Tiedemann

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Andrew Tiedemann
Full name Andrew Tiedemann
Date of birth (1988-07-21) July 21, 1988 (age 25)
Place of birth St. Albert, Canada
Height 183 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 115 kg (254 lb)
University University of Victoria
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Prop
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
University of Victoria
Castaway Wanderers RFC
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2009-2012
2012-
Prairie Wolf Pack
FC Auch Gers
7
0
(0)
(0)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2008
2009-
Canada U20
Canada
5
11
(0)
(0)

Andrew Tiedemann (born 21 July 1988 in St. Albert, Alberta) is a Canadian rugby union player. His position is prop, and he has played 11 tests for the Canadian national team. Tiedemann currently plays rugby for Castaway Wanderers RFC in the British Columbia Premiership and the Prairie Wolf Pack of the Canadian Rugby Championship. Previously, Tiedemann spent time with St. Albert RFC and the University of Victoria.

International career[edit]

Tiedemann had previously represented Canada at the U-17, U-19, and U-20 levels before making his debut with the senior men's squad. At the 2008 IRB Junior World Championship Tiedemann started in four of the five matches in which he played including the team's sole victory of the tournament, a 17-10 win over Fiji.

Tiedemann made his debut for the Canadian national team on 30 May 2009 earning his first cap against Wales.[1]

Professional career[edit]

It was announced on 26 September 2012 that Tiedemann would be joining FC Auch Gers for the remainder of the 2012-2013 ProD2 season as medical cover.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hansen, Jeff (June 2009). "Tiedemann in the starting line-up for Canada against the Georgia Lelos at Churchill Cup". St. Albert Gazette. Retrieved 20 May 2012. 
  2. ^ Hansen, Jeff (September 2012). "Tiedemann Turns Pro with Auch". rugbycanada.ca. Retrieved 26 September 2012.