Education[change | edit source]
Luke Baldwin was educated at The Judd School in Tonbridge. While he was there he also played rugby for them. In 2003, he represented Judd at Kent County Athletics Under-13 Championships at Canterbury High School. There he finished third place in the 75-metre hurdles and fourth in the 100-metres.
Career[change | edit source]
Baldwin started playing rugby for Tunbridge Wells RFC. In 2006 he signed with Saracens Academy. He trained there while he also played for Tunbridge Wells until 2009. After he left Tunbridge Wells, he was loaned to Blackheath F.C.. He made his debut for Saracens in 2010. He went on to make 5 first team appearances for Saracens.
In 2010, he was loaned to RFU Championship side, Bedford Blues. In 2012, he returned to Bedford Blues on a dual registration with Saracens. While at Bedford, he received praise for his playing performance. He also represented Saracens in the Premiership Rugby Sevens Series while also playing for Bedford Blues in the RFU Championship. In 2013, he left Saracens and Bedford Blues and signed for Bristol Rugby, playing his final game for Bedford against London Welsh.
References[change | edit source]
- Luke Baldwin England ESPN.com.uk
- Luke Baldwin: Bristol bring in Saracens scrum-half, BBC Sport Rugby Union
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- 13:55 (2012-06-25). "Ten Saracens players registered to play for Bedford Blues". BBC Sport. http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/rugby-union/18580370. Retrieved 2014-01-01.
- Steve Cotton (2013-11-26). "BREAKING NEWS: Bristol Rugby swoop to sign Saracens scrum-half Luke Baldwin on two-year contract". Bristol Post. http://www.bristolpost.co.uk/BREAKING-Bristol-Rugby-swoop-sign-Saracens-scrum/story-20222349-detail/story.html. Retrieved 2014-01-01.
- "Luke Baldwin tips Saracens for big things despite 7s finals disappointment". London24. 2013-08-11. http://www.london24.com/sport/rugby/luke_baldwin_tips_saracens_for_big_things_despite_7s_finals_disappointment_1_2329614. Retrieved 2014-01-01.
- "New recruit Luke Baldwin attracted by Bristol's expansive approach". Bristol Post. 2013-11-27. http://www.bristolpost.co.uk/New-recruit-Luke-Baldwin-attracted-Bristol-s/story-20225697-detail/story.html. Retrieved 2014-01-01.