100 Game Club – Oscar Swerdlow

The 100 Game Club is for players and coaches that have represented Shammies (Sydney, Inner West, Junior Rugby Union Club) for at least 6 seasons. This week we profile Oscar Swerdlow.

What is your earliest memory of playing for Shammies?
This game out at Drummoyne where everyone was scared to tag except one boy

Do you have any pregame rituals?
3 quarter of the field try in under 10

What is your favourite moment playing for Shammies?
Never think you are going to win before the game and get aggressive

Who are your sporting heros?
David Pocock and Michael Hooper

What is it like having your dad as coach?
Dad is a great coach that sometimes hits me hard during training drills but I like having him as my coach!

Any advice for new players joining Shammies?
Never give up push hard in rucks and mauls do not be a back being a forward is terrific.

For all 100 Game players please see our honour board page.

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