Niamh Orchard

About Niamh
DOB 26/05/2003
Born Purley, Croydon
Height 5ft 9ins / 1.75m
Weight 13st 9lbs / 87kg

Position Lock
Total Appearances 9
Total Tries 2
Total Points 10
Previous Club Sutton and Epsom
Honours England U20s

Niamh Orchard started playing rugby in Dubai for Arabian Knights RFC. She moved to England in 2015 and joined Sutton & Epsom RFC. She then moved to Gloucester-Hartpury College and now studies at Exeter University. She is a key part of the university team, helping the side reach the BUCS final in the 2022/23 season.

Her first Chiefs appearance was in the Allianz Premiership Cup last season and she was part of the cup-winning side that defeated Saracens at Sandy Park.

Orchard made her U20s England debut against Scotland and scored a try. 

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