New Zealander Penman is loving life at Plymouth Albion
Plymouth Albion / Rugby

New Zealander Penman is loving life at Plymouth Albion

NEW Zealand hooker James Penman says his first pre-season at Plymouth Albion has been the hardest but most enjoyable he has ever had. The 26-year-old initially joined Albion from Cambridge as an emergency front-row loan signing for the final three matches of last term. But, despite Plymouth’s relegation from the Championship, Penman had seen enough … Continue reading

Plymouth Albion boss Dawe is delighted Penman is staying
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Plymouth Albion boss Dawe is delighted Penman is staying

PLYMOUTH Albion’s director of rugby Graham Dawe is delighted New Zealand hooker James Penman has agreed to stay with the club following their relegation. Penman joined Albion from Cambridge towards the end of last season and featured in their final three matches. Although Dawe sees the 26-year-old as a hooker, Penman can also play prop … Continue reading

Penman set to stay at Plymouth Albion but fellow hooker Stagg leaves
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Penman set to stay at Plymouth Albion but fellow hooker Stagg leaves

NEW ZEALAND hooker James Penman appears set to commit his future to Plymouth Albion. The former Cambridge front-rower joined Albion towards the end of last season and featured in their final three matches. However, although Penman seems likely to stay at Brickfields, having remained in the city since the end of the season, fellow hooker … Continue reading