Tim Swinson

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Tim Swinson
Full name Timothy James Montagu Swinson
Date of birth (1987-02-17) 17 February 1987 (age 30)
Place of birth London, England
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 117 kg (18 st 6 lb; 258 lb) [1]
School Oundle School
University Newcastle University
Rugby union career
Position(s) Lock, Flanker
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
Correct as of 6 September 2015
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2013– Scotland 29 ((5))
Correct as of 18 March 2017

Tim Swinson (born 17 February 1987 in London, England) is a Scottish internationalist rugby union player. His preferred position is lock. He plays at club level for Glasgow Warriors in the Pro12.

Swinson has played for Newcastle Falcons in the English Premiership. He made his Newcastle 1st XV debut against Bath during the 2007–08 season. Swinson ended a disappointing season for the Newcastle Falcons by being named the Falcons Player of the Year.

Tim signed a deal with Glasgow Warriors to join them from Newcastle Falcons in the 2012–13 season.

He has played for Scotland 'A' making his debut in 2013 against England Saxons[2]


  1. ^ "Aviva Premiership Rugby - Newcastle Falcons". web page. Premier Rugby. Retrieved 19 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "England Saxons 9-13 Scotland A". web page. BBC Sport. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 

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