Player build pcbc, 2012/13

Gives max, min and average build of elite rugby players. Positions are compared between countries.

This data is drawn from players playing for the teams contesting the H-Cup and Super Rugby. That is 39 top teams in 9 countries.

For any position you can compare the minimum, maximum and average build of players playing in each of those 9 countries,

For example New Zealand has the biggest built prop, EBF 745, but props playing for H-Cup teams in Scotland have the highest average EBF(649).

Player builds, countries compared


Props builds (Number 1 or 3)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 Aus . 667 598 631
p 1 Eng . 734 566 633
p 1 Fra . 724 561 638
p 1 Ire . 676 584 634
p 1 Ita . 681 552 612
p 1 NZl . 745 595 641
p 1 Sco . 726 589 649
p 1 RSA . 679 574 631
p 1 Wal . 678 580 636

Hookers builds (Number 2)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 2 Aus . 635 568 595
p 2 Eng . 622 494 568
p 2 Fra . 643 500 573
p 2 Ire . 611 511 568
p 2 Ita . 603 560 581
p 2 NZl . 609 536 577
p 2 Sco . 616 519 559
p 2 RSA . 618 533 584
p 2 Wal . 618 557 589

Locks builds (Number 4 or 5)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 4 Aus . 596 550 575
p 4 Eng . 687 508 576
p 4 Fra . 665 549 587
p 4 Ire . 638 540 575
p 4 Ita . 611 535 566
p 4 NZl . 620 550 574
p 4 Sco . 601 561 579
p 4 RSA . 624 520 572
p 4 Wal . 628 528 580

Flankers builds (Number 6 or 7)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 6 Aus . 636 522 560
p 6 Eng . 619 479 557
p 6 Fra . 644 494 550
p 6 Ire . 590 510 556
p 6 Ita . 592 512 551
p 6 NZl . 599 505 555
p 6 Sco . 580 524 551
p 6 RSA . 601 512 558
p 6 Wal . 609 512 546

Number 8s builds (Number 8)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 8 Aus . 608 536 572
p 8 Eng . 607 544 563
p 8 Fra . 644 505 575
p 8 Ire . 658 539 589
p 8 Ita . 618 557 588
p 8 NZl . 589 541 568
p 8 Sco . 591 534 566
p 8 RSA . 623 554 578

Scrumhalfs builds (Number 9)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 9 Aus . 538 448 482
p 9 Eng . 530 432 469
p 9 Fra . 528 395 468
p 9 Ire . 500 416 466
p 9 Ita . 494 455 470
p 9 NZl . 579 434 501
p 9 Sco . 480 451 465
p 9 RSA . 511 442 477
p 9 Wal . 520 422 481

Flyhalfs builds (Number 10)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p10 Aus . 530 466 493
p10 Eng . 536 454 488
p10 Fra . 528 444 484
p10 Ire . 508 450 489
p10 Ita . 503 468 484
p10 NZl . 528 457 495
p10 Sco . 519 473 496
p10 RSA . 522 476 493
p10 Wal . 522 424 484

Wings builds (Number 11 or 14)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p11 Aus . 535 468 507
p11 Eng . 568 433 506
p11 Fra . 571 443 502
p11 Ire . 557 459 507
p11 Ita . 588 455 509
p11 NZl . 556 457 519
p11 Sco . 559 461 513
p11 RSA . 534 451 505
p11 Wal . 568 462 504

Centres builds (Number 12 or 13)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p12 Aus . 554 464 517
p12 Eng . 601 463 526
p12 Fra . 656 441 518
p12 Ire . 601 481 519
p12 Ita . 526 459 501
p12 NZl . 588 464 514
p12 Sco . 575 489 521
p12 RSA . 528 470 499
p12 Wal . 565 438 511

Fullbacks builds (Number 15)


Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p15 Aus . 538 481 504
p15 Eng . 562 449 496
p15 Fra . 533 439 483
p15 Ire . 524 472 504
p15 Ita . 511 435 479
p15 NZl . 511 492 500
p15 Sco . 503 489 496
p15 RSA . 554 472 509
p15 Wal . 508 457 477
Created: 28/01/13