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Kip Horton

Player Stats

  • Date of Birth3 Feb 2004
  • BirthplaceNorfolk

A cricketer and hockey player in Norfolk as well as a rugby player, Kip Horton joined the Tigers Academy in 2020/21.

He started playing rugby at junior school and joined the Tigers’ Developing Player Programme as an under-13. Although initially playing at centre, Kip moved to the back row, playing openside and blindside flanker.

He is also a student at Oundle School.

Getting to know you

Who’s the most famous person you’ve taken a selfie with?
Tigers captain Tom Youngs

Who was your favourite rugby player growing up?
Richie McCaw

What’s your first memory of Welford Road?
I just remember thinking how big all the players were!