Louise Burgess

About Louise
DOB 09/08/1994
Born Banbury
Height 5ft 8in / 1.72m
Weight 10st 3lbs / 66kg

Position Wing
Total Appearances 4
Total Tries 4
Total Points 20
Previous Club Richmond
Honours England University 7s

Wing Louise Burgess carved her own piece of history in her first season at the Chiefs, as she became the first women to score a hattrick for the club against DMP Durham Sharks on her first start for the club in February 2021.

Louise began playing rugby at university, where she would end up featuring for the England Universities side, featuring for their 7s side.

Prior to joining the Chiefs, she enjoyed a season playing in the Premier 15s for Richmond, before making the move to Devon to team up with Susie Appleby.

Away from the game, Burgess is a researcher at the Orthopaedic Research Institute at Bournemouth University, combining her role there with studying part-time for a PhD

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