Ryan Caldwell

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Ryan Caldwell
Full name Ryan Caldwell
Date of birth (1984-09-01) 1 September 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth Belfast, Northern Ireland
Height 2 m (6 ft 6 12 in)
Weight 112 kilograms (17.6 st)[1]
School Royal Belfast Academical Institution
Rugby union career
Current status
Position(s) Lock
current team Exeter Chiefs
Playing career
Position Lock
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
Dungannon RFC
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
Bath Rugby
Exeter Chiefs
correct as of 28 January 2014.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)

Ireland U20


correct as of 31 May 2009.

Ryan Caldwell (born 1 September 1984) is an Irish rugby union footballer. He plays for Bath after signing from Ulster in the Summer of 2011. Caldwell joined Ulster on a development contract in 2003 following a successful spell in the province's academy.

He made his full Ireland debut against The Barbarians on 27 May 2008 in an uncapped match at Kingsholm Stadium in Gloucester and received his first cap as a sub against Canada on 23 May 2009 in Vancouver.

In 2007 Caldwell was named in the IRFU's High Performance Select Group. Caldwell has been named in Ireland's Churchill Cup squad in both 2007 and 2008. He signed a 2-year contract for Bath Rugby for the 2011-12 season. On 28 May 2014, Caldwell signed for West County rivals Exeter Chiefs on a one-year contract for the 2014-15 season.[2]


  1. ^ "Aviva Premiership Rugby - Bath Rugby". web page. Premier Rugby. Retrieved 24 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Exeter Chiefs sign Bath's Ireland second-row Ryan Caldwell". BBC Sport. 28 May 2014. 

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