Nick Beal

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Nick Beal
Full name Nicholas David Beal
Date of birth (1970-12-02) 2 December 1970 (age 46)
Place of birth Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 14 st 10 lb (93 kg)
School Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Fullback
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Apps (points)
1991–2004 Northampton Saints 109 (119)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Apps (points)
British and Irish Lions
15 (15)
Sevens national teams
Years Club / team   Comps
1993 England 1993 Sevens World Cup

Nicholas David "Nick" Beal (born 2 December 1970 in Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire) is a rugby union player who played at Fullback for Northampton Saints, England and the Lions.


Beal was a part of the England team that won the World Sevens title in 1993, he captained the Saints squad that won the Middlesex Sevens trophy in 2003. He joined the 1997 British Lions tour to South Africa.

He retired in 2004.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Beal is married with two sons.[2] He attended Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe where he was schoolmates with Northampton and England teammate Matt Dawson.[3][4]

After retiring he worked as a financial advisor.[2] In 2007 he was appointed a non-executive director of the Saints' board.[5]


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