Why Olorun Ponty Butchers
Founded in 2007 by award winning butcher Clinton Roberts of Ponty Buchers Pontardawe, The Olorun Ponty Butchers 7s sides compete in elite rugby 7s competitions arounds the UK and Ireland as well as the World Famous Emirates Dubai 7s tournament.
The men’s side is made up of local Welsh based players from across the Welsh Premiership, Welsh Championship, local leagues and young Ospreys. Our ladies side is made up of regional players from the Cardiff Blues, Scarlets and Dragons along with a number of Welsh club sides.
Notable Famous Players
It has included notable former players such as the ones listed below.
Notable famous players include:
Dan Baker, Ospreys & Wales
Ian Gough, Ospreys & Wales
Hanno Dirksen, Ospreys
Arwel Thomas, Neath & Wales
Garin Jenkins, British & Irish Lions, Wales, Swansea
Kevin James, Neath
Paul James, Ospreys, Bath, Wales, Barbarians
Kevin Morgan, Dragons & Wales
Dan Bigger, Ospreys & Wales
Tommy Bowe, Ospreys, Ulster, British & Irish Lions, Ireland
The Olorun PontyButchers also has a number of high profile supporters from the world of rugby who lend their support via social media such as Justin Tipuric, Shane Williams, Rhys Webb and Ryan Jones to name a few!