Ian Barnard

Ian Barnard

Position: Lock

Place Of Birth Abertysswg
Height 188cm / 6' 2"
Weight 114kg / 17st 13lbs

"Barny" joined Newport RFC 1970 from Tredegar (also played for Abertillery). Proudest moment - beating Cardiff in 1977 Welsh Cup Final - won MOM award. Played vs 1973 NZ (15-20L). Captained British Police and helped Gwent Police win British Police Cup in 1973/4 & 1978/9. Gwent Police figured in 5 other finals winning in 1981/2. Played / coached all these finals. Played 40 times for British Police. Also coached Newport Hiberians who merged with Pill Harriers. Came on as sub in March 1983 vs Rhymney (Centenary Celebration). Once replaced as touch judge for Newport United by referee who did not like his constant comments and criticism. Was then advised that it would be best if he did not come on as a rep ! Newpport RFC Chairman in 1988/9 and 1989/90. Managed Newport tours to Canada in 1989/90 and 1995/6. Brother Carl played for Tredegar and Pontypool

Newport RFC record : 1971/2-1078/9 : 134 apps / 7t / 4c / 2p. 

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1971/1972 12 7 0 5 0 3 2 0 12  
  1972/1973 38 17 0 21 0 1 0 0 2  
  1973/1974 19 9 1 9 1 0 0 0 4  
  1974/1975 12 5 0 7 1 0 0 0 4  
  1975/1976 25 19 1 5 2 0 0 0 8  
  1976/1977 16 12 0 4 2 0 0 0 8  
  1977/1978 10 6 0 4 1 0 0 0 4  
  1978/1979 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 134 76 3 55 7 4 2 0 42  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/09/1971 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 9  
  08/09/1971 Moseley PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 17  
  11/09/1971 Bristol Rugby PR 0 2 1 0 7 L 19 - 41  
  15/09/1971 Pontypool SR 0 0 1 0 3 L 3 - 15  
  22/09/1971 Bath Rugby SR 0 1 0 0 2 W 40 - 6  
  11/03/1972 Wasps PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 12  
  22/03/1972 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 12  
  27/03/1972 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  04/04/1972 Barbarians SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 14  
  15/04/1972 Ebbw Vale SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 8  
  19/04/1972 Cross Keys SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  22/04/1972 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 25  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/09/1972 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  16/09/1972 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 9  
  20/09/1972 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 9  
  23/09/1972 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 30  
  30/09/1972 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 35  
  02/10/1972 Bay Area Touring Side PR 0 1 0 0 2 W 26 - 9  
  28/10/1972 Wasps SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 40 - 6  
  04/11/1972 Newbridge SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  08/11/1972 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 24  
  11/11/1972 Tredegar PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 8  
  15/11/1972 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  18/11/1972 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 24  
  25/11/1972 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 16  
  04/12/1972 Bristol Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 29  
  09/12/1972 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 7  
  16/12/1972 Pontarddulais PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 4  
  23/12/1972 Ebbw Vale SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 7  
  30/12/1972 Moseley PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 11  
  01/01/1973 Watsonians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 22  
  10/01/1973 New Zealand PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 20  
  13/01/1973 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 24  
  22/01/1973 Cross Keys SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 12  
  29/01/1973 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 20  
  10/02/1973 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 27  
  03/03/1973 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 6  
  14/03/1973 Bridgend Ravens SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 35  
  19/03/1973 Aberavon SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 31  
  23/03/1973 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 9  
  28/03/1973 British Army PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 16  
  31/03/1973 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 32  
  07/04/1973 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 12  
  10/04/1973 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  21/04/1973 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 7  
  09/05/1973 South East Transvaal PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 22  
  16/05/1973 Western Province PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 7  
  19/05/1973 The Sharks PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 20  
  22/05/1973 Rhodesia PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 37  
  26/05/1973 Transvaal PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 64  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  08/09/1973 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 34  
  12/09/1973 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 19  
  15/09/1973 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 23  
  22/09/1973 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 12 - 12  
  25/09/1973 Newbridge SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 7  
  05/10/1973 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 16  
  07/11/1973 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 38  
  01/12/1973 Bristol Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 7  
  01/01/1974 Burry Port SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 3  
  05/01/1974 Bridgend Ravens SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 20  
  12/01/1974 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  10/04/1974 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 10  
  13/04/1974 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 7  
  20/04/1974 Penzance & Newlyn SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 0  
  22/04/1974 Camborne PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 48 - 18  
  23/04/1974 Falmouth SR 1 0 0 0 4 W 20 - 15  
  27/04/1974 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 7  
  29/04/1974 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 7  
  06/05/1974 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 19  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/09/1974 Abertillery PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  25/09/1974 WRU President's XV SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 17  
  28/09/1974 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 14  
  02/10/1974 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  09/10/1974 Tonga SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  16/10/1974 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 12  
  23/10/1974 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 13  
  29/10/1974 Crawshays SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 7  
  06/11/1974 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  05/03/1975 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 24  
  09/04/1975 Gloucester Rugby SR 1 0 0 0 4 L 14 - 15  
  21/04/1975 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/1975 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 0  
  10/09/1975 Bath Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 12  
  13/09/1975 Bristol Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 15  
  20/09/1975 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 10  
  23/09/1975 Newbridge SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 16  
  29/09/1975 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  04/10/1975 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  08/10/1975 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 12  
  11/10/1975 Blackheath SR 1 0 0 0 4 W 43 - 11  
  15/10/1975 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  18/10/1975 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 17  
  29/10/1975 Ebbw Vale SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 15  
  15/11/1975 Cambridge University SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 6  
  22/11/1975 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 9  
  29/11/1975 Glamorgan Wanderers SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  09/12/1975 Aberavon SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 21  
  26/12/1975 St Luke's College, Exeter SR 1 0 0 0 4 W 48 - 0  
  14/01/1976 Newbridge SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  19/01/1976 Cross Keys SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  02/03/1976 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 23  
  13/03/1976 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  16/03/1976 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 10  
  31/03/1976 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 26  
  10/04/1976 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 9  
  19/04/1976 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  22/09/1976 Newbridge SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 11  
  25/09/1976 Swansea SR 1 0 0 0 4 W 9 - 0  
  16/10/1976 Gloucester Rugby Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 4  
  30/10/1976 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 9  
  07/03/1977 Ebbw Vale SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 13  
  12/03/1977 Glamorgan Wanderers SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 7  
  21/03/1977 Aberavon SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 25  
  26/03/1977 Ebbw Vale SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 3  
  30/03/1977 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 44 - 9  
  02/04/1977 Bath Rugby SR 1 0 0 0 4 W 32 - 7  
  09/04/1977 Moseley SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 9  
  11/04/1977 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 12  
  16/04/1977 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  30/04/1977 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 15  
  07/05/1977 I Dogi SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 12  
  14/05/1977 Zebre Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 23  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  05/10/1977 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  12/10/1977 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 16  
  15/10/1977 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 16  
  19/10/1977 Newbridge SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  09/11/1977 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  26/03/1978 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 20  
  11/05/1978 Fraser Valley SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 9  
  13/05/1978 Crimson Tide SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 12  
  17/05/1978 Victoria Presidents XV SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  19/05/1978 Vancouver Presidents XV SR 1 0 0 0 4 W 27 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/1978 Bath Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 4 - 4  
  04/10/1978 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
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Clubs: - Abertillery - Newport - Swansea - Tredegar -
Region: - Sussex - Monmouthshire -
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