Oliver Beattie

Oliver Beattie

Key info

  • Age: 18
  • Nationality: English
  • Hometown: Kingsbridge
  • Project participation: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Mozambique, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa


Following A level success at Kingsbridge Sixth Form College, Olie is working full time whilst also coaching younger players at his local rugby club, sharing his rugby knowledge to inspire – with a view to making a career in the game. He feels his African experience will help him grow in confidence.

Proud achievement

Leading his team twice to the National Cup Quarter Finals and being awarded senior top try scorer in his second year of Colts, scoring 36 tries.

Oliver’s goal

“I hope to learn and gain as much experience as I can from new people and new cultures around me. I am really looking forward to being part of something so big.”

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