Sparkes Martin

by Geoff Pillinger/Mike Curling
Player Martin Sparkes 1

Martin Sparkes

Position: Wing

Born: 14th January 1963 in Bath

Height: 6ft

Weight: 14st 8lb

Education: King Edward’s School, Bath.


Honours: Somerset U16s, U18s, U21s – Somerset County XV

Debut game: 29th September 1982 v Havant

Final game: 26th November 1993 v London Scottish

Number of Appearances: 23

Career details:

An accomplished footballer who as a young man was signed by Bristol City on “Schoolboy Forms” aged 14 and played in their Youth Team for 2 years before opting to play rugby for Bath Colts under then coach Phil Hall.

Martin is an osteopath who runs his own practice in Bath. He has been the Official Osteopath for Bath Rugby since 2006 and treats many of the current players at Farleigh House and on home Match days.


This page was added on 13/02/2015.

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