Roy Radu

Canada national rugby union team 1991 Rugby World Cup 1987 Rugby World Cup
Roy Radu
Date of birth (1963-09-11) September 11, 1963 (age 57)
Place of birthBurnaby, British Columbia, Canada
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight195 lb (88 kg)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Flanker
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
0000–1991 James Bay AA ()
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1985-1991 Canada 12 (0)

Roy E. Radu (born September 11, 1963 in Burnaby, British Columbia) is a former Canadian national rugby player of Romanian descent. He played as a flanker, and played for the Canadian national team in the 1987 and 1991 Rugby World Cups.[1]

In 1988 he was the recipient of the Bobby Gaul Memorial Trophy an award presented by the University of British Columbia to the graduating male athlete who best combines the qualities of leadership and sportsmanship.[2]

In 2018, Radu was inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame as a member of the 1991 Rugby World Cup Canadian team.[3]

References

  1. ^ "Canada's Senior Men's Captains" (PDF). Rugby Canada. Retrieved 2015-05-19.
  2. ^ "Bobby Gaul Memorial Trophy". The University of British Columbia Athletics. Retrieved 2015-05-19.
  3. ^ "1991 Canadian Men's Rugby (M)". BC Sports Hall of Fame. Retrieved June 28, 2018.