Zak Smith

01 March 2012

Zak SmithSport / Event: Rugby

Place of Birth: Swindon, UK

Height: 185cms

Coached by: Martin Knight

Date started the Talent Development Programme: September 2012

School of Study: Prior Park College

Clubs: Bath Youth


Zak was awarded most improved player award by Bath Youth for the 2010 -2011 season and was selected for a place in the Somerset School of Rugby.

He was part of the winning team for the Welsh International U13s tournament and was awarded a Rugby scholarship to Prior Park College, Bath Summer 2011.

January 2012 Bath Youth won the Bristol Combination Cup and Zak was “Man of the Match” for the final.

March/April 2012 Zak won again with Bath Youth at the French International Rugby Tour at Euro Disney Festival and was then selected for the Centurian District side that went on to win the Super Six Tournament.

In June 2012 Zak won the prestigious Olympian award through Prior Bath School for his overall attitude, behaviour and conduct in his sporting and academic studies. He was then nominated to attend the Gifted and Talented Sports Course at the University of Bath.

Zak achieved the Coach’s “Player of the Year” award for Bath Youth 2011-2012 season.

After recent trials Zak has been selected for the Centurian Somerset Super Sixes, Bath Academy and the Somerset School of Rugby. Zak also plays for Prior Park U15s A and Bath Youth U15s.

Headline Result:

Selected for Bath EPG U15 squad training

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