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Leicester Tigers Rugby Club

Meet the team...

Patrick Lufkin

Talent Manager

Having recently completed a degree in Sports and Exercise Science (Loughborough University) Patrick is looking to begin his career in the recruitment industry with a sports focus. A keen rugby player and cricketer Patrick played semi-professional rugby in the Midlands whilst finishing his degree and now plays rugby sevens during the Summer. He is now looking to place the best candidates across a range of sports sales and marketing roles.

What is your favourite club?

Chelsea FC

What sporting moment lives longest in the memory?

England winning 2003 rugby world cup

What’s your favourite book or film?

Anchorman/Most things with Will Ferrell

Who is your sporting idol?

Jonny Wilkinson

Which sporting events do you most look forward to?

Six nations at Twickenham

Is there a phrase that you live your life by?

Go hard or go home!

To contact Patrick please email him on