Jason Forster

Jason Forster

Position: Back Row

Date Of Birth 25/02/1971 (46)
Height 183cm / 6'
Weight 100kg / 15st 10lbs

"Fozzie" was born in Derby but went to school in Fairwater, Cwmbran. Joined Newport RFC in 1999/00 from Bedford. He had also played for Bridgend, Swansea, Cross Keys, Newport Saracens. Made his NRFC debut as acting capt vs Cardiff on Sept 4th 1999 at RP 18-13(W). Played 100th game at Bedwas in Cup (W27-10) on Feb 8th 2003.

Appearances : 1999/00 : 31 (14t), 2000/1 : 26 (7t), 2001/2 : 27 (11t), 2002/3 : 25 (13t). Total in 4 seasons of 108 apps (out of 133) and 45t. Scored 26t in Welsh League - 3rd behind Craig Richards and Matt Mostyn - both with 30. Made 6 Euro Shield, 15 Euro Cup and 10 Celtic League apps.

Wales A, Wales 7 capt – many times incl 2003 Commonweath Games at Manchester. Wales cap in Argentina June 2004 while playing for NGD. Barbarian while with NGD. Capt Newport Gwent Dragons 2005/6. All time leading try scorer in Celtic League by end 2005/6. Left the Dragons to join English 1st Division side Doncaster in 2006/7. Joined Neath RFC as player-coach 2007/8 but left after 3 apps (2 as rep) in Nov 2007.In 2007/8 joined Rotherham as player-coach, Newport Saracens as player and Henley as coach in Feb 2008.

NRFC record : 1999/00-2002/3 : 109 apps / 45t.  

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1999/2000 31 19 1 11 14 0 0 0 70  
  2000/2001 26 18 0 8 7 0 0 0 35  
  2001/2002 27 17 1 9 11 0 0 0 55  
  2002/2003 25 12 0 13 13 0 0 0 65  
  Total 109 66 2 41 45 0 0 0 225  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/09/1999 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 13  
  11/09/1999 Neath FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 20 - 26  
  18/09/1999 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 28 - 33  
  24/09/1999 Edinburgh Rugby FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 51 - 23  
  02/10/1999 Ebbw Vale FL 2 0 0 0 10 W 40 - 27  
  08/10/1999 Swansea FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 22 - 32  
  16/10/1999 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 7  
  22/10/1999 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 20  
  30/10/1999 Caerphilly FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 46 - 13  
  05/11/1999 Glasgow Warriors FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  20/11/1999 Bedford Blues FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 18 - 28  
  27/11/1999 Castres Olympique FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 26  
  04/12/1999 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 26  
  11/12/1999 Rugby Rovigo Rep 1 0 0 0 5 W 26 - 10  
  19/12/1999 Rugby Rovigo FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 15  
  27/12/1999 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 22  
  03/01/2000 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 25  
  08/01/2000 Castres Olympique FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 21  
  15/01/2000 Bedford Blues FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 45 - 19  
  02/02/2000 Pontypool FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 36 - 17  
  12/02/2000 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 29  
  26/02/2000 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 13  
  25/03/2000 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 36  
  08/04/2000 Bridgend Ravens FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 55 - 20  
  16/04/2000 Edinburgh Rugby FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 35 - 27  
  26/04/2000 Scarlets FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 59 - 8  
  29/04/2000 Caerphilly Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 44 - 14  
  06/05/2000 Glasgow Warriors FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 64 - 29  
  13/05/2000 Dunvant Rep 1 0 0 0 5 W 76 - 17  
  27/05/2000 College Rovers Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 13  
  03/06/2000 The Sharks FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 25 - 52  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  26/08/2000 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 12  
  02/09/2000 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 13  
  06/09/2000 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 13  
  09/09/2000 Ebbw Vale FL 2 0 0 0 10 W 56 - 24  
  16/09/2000 Cardiff FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 16 - 29  
  23/09/2000 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 44 - 22  
  30/09/2000 Bridgend Ravens FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 34 - 29  
  13/10/2000 Bath Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 17  
  21/10/2000 Castres Olympique FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 20  
  28/10/2000 Castres Olympique FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 21 - 43  
  05/12/2000 Scarlets FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 20 - 9  
  09/12/2000 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 26 - 36  
  23/12/2000 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 10  
  26/12/2000 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 23  
  05/01/2001 Edinburgh Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 17  
  13/01/2001 Munster FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 24 - 39  
  10/02/2001 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 13  
  24/02/2001 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 56 - 18  
  03/03/2001 Caerphilly FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 53 - 8  
  10/03/2001 Bridgend Ravens FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 35 - 9  
  24/03/2001 Dunvant FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 62 - 14  
  14/04/2001 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 12  
  21/04/2001 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 19  
  28/04/2001 Caerphilly FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 22  
  05/05/2001 Cross Keys Rep 1 0 0 0 5 W 66 - 5  
  13/05/2001 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 8  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  25/08/2001 Caerphilly FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 50 - 22  
  29/08/2001 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 20  
  01/09/2001 Edinburgh Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 11  
  11/09/2001 Connacht FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 16  
  15/09/2001 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 11  
  22/09/2001 Bridgend Ravens FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 35 - 26  
  29/09/2001 Newcastle Falcons FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 21  
  06/10/2001 Stade Toulousain FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 20  
  19/10/2001 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 19  
  26/10/2001 Leinster Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 21  
  02/11/2001 Leinster FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 21 - 26  
  26/12/2001 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 25  
  28/12/2001 Pontypridd FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 33 - 6  
  05/01/2002 Stade Toulousain FL 2 0 0 0 10 L 23 - 36  
  11/01/2002 Newcastle Falcons FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 53 - 17  
  18/01/2002 Scarlets FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 24 - 9  
  08/02/2002 Edinburgh Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 19 - 19  
  23/02/2002 Bonymaen FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 41 - 3  
  09/03/2002 Glasgow Warriors N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 55 - 5  
  15/03/2002 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 22  
  29/03/2002 Cardiff FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 14 - 20  
  17/04/2002 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 36  
  20/04/2002 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 52  
  26/04/2002 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 17  
  03/05/2002 Glasgow Warriors FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 26  
  08/05/2002 Pontypridd FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 34 - 23  
  11/05/2002 Bridgend Ravens N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 38 - 29  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  30/08/2002 Bridgend Ravens FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 5 - 13  
  07/09/2002 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 21  
  14/09/2002 Glasgow Warriors FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 25 - 31  
  20/09/2002 Connacht FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 18  
  28/09/2002 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 27  
  04/10/2002 Leinster FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 42  
  11/10/2002 Edinburgh Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 27  
  18/10/2002 Stade Toulousain FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 19 - 34  
  29/10/2002 Caerphilly FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 36 - 10  
  30/11/2002 Cambridge University FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 41 - 17  
  07/12/2002 London Irish FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 16 - 12  
  20/12/2002 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 13  
  26/12/2002 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 23  
  01/01/2003 Cardiff FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 31 - 3  
  11/01/2003 Stade Toulousain FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 70  
  18/01/2003 Edinburgh Rugby FL 2 0 0 0 10 W 42 - 32  
  25/01/2003 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 20  
  01/02/2003 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 15  
  05/02/2003 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 27  
  08/02/2003 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 10  
  15/03/2003 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 27  
  20/03/2003 Caerphilly FL 2 0 0 0 10 W 65 - 19  
  05/04/2003 Ebbw Vale FL 2 0 0 0 10 W 41 - 20  
  19/04/2003 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 23  
  03/05/2003 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 32  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 5  

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