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15 Questions with Tim Bitirim

Tim Bitirim joined the Blue and White’s from National League One side Loughborough Students.

The 21-year-old joined on a two-year contract to add further quality and competition to the back line at Butts Park Arena and is a welcomed addition after causing Coventry some problems last season.

Bitirim is a former Saracens and Wasps Academy utility back, who has also represented England Counties U20s, will continue his studies at Loughborough University.


15 Questions with Tim Bitirim

Age: 21

Place of birth: Watford

Height: 180m

Weight: 85kg

Where did You start play rugby: Harpenden RFC

Career highlight to date: Playing at Twickenham for Wasps academy

Why did you join Coventry: To step up from National One last season and test myself in an ambitious and challenging environment

What are you most looking forward to at Coventry: Training with guys who have played at Premiership level and learning from them!

Tell me something interesting about yourself: My cousin is Gordon Darcy

 If you weren’t playing rugby, what would you be doing: I was with Watford Football Academy when I was younger so hopefully that!

Do you follow any other sports: I’m a big boxing fan

Favourite music artist/band: Drake 

Favourite all time player: Brian O’Driscoll

Favourite movie: Batman Dark Knight

Jonny Wilkinson or Dan Carter and why: Wilko because he hits like a truck!

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