Player profile: Aaron Liffchack

Barking RFC

October 15, 2009

Age: 24
Lives: Mottingham, London
Occupation: Rugby player/Coach
Nickname: Liffy
Team supported: Brawn F1
Position: Prop
Previous clubs: England U16,U18, U21, Universities, Students, Saracens, London Welsh
Status: Injured – torn calf, out for three to six weeks (two weeks if I’m a good boy)
Likes: Riding my motorbike with my fiance, coaching, eating
Dislikes: Being injured
Rugby idol: Jonah Lomu
Best player played with: Jewish: Sam Katz , Non-Jewish: Neil deKock
Famous look-a-like: Shrek
Favourite ground: Biarritz
Favourite food: Curry
Favourite holiday destinations: Australia and New York
Favourite film: Armageddon
Favourite car: my old 1975 VW Beetle
Actual car: Honda Civic
Big match preparation: Watch a comedy
Dream date: My fiance
Career highlight: Beating France Students in France (the first time it had happened in a decade)
Most embarrassing moment (playing rugby): Running off the pitch to make it to the toilet
Claim to fame: National Diving Champion Under 11-12
One regret: Not winning gold at the Maccabi Games
Motto: Don’t be Mr Average
Studs or blades? Studs - 22mm
Bagels or rye bread? Bagels
Shwarma or falafel? Shwarma

Last updated: 3:46pm, October 15 2009