James Haskell, 28, is one of the UK’s better known rugby’s players. Having progressed through rugby circles at a rapid rate, Haskell is now one of The Premiership’s top flankers, with the ability to play in all three positions across the back-row, which he has done regularly for both Club and Country, having won 50 caps. Only the 25th Player in the history of the game ever to have done so .
Currently playing for London Wasps and England, James has almost enjoyed as engaging and diverse an off-field career. He is the only rugby player to have ever played in the English Premiership, the French Top 14, Japanese super league and Super Fifteen Rugby in New Zealand.
He has played with and against some of the very best and well known players in the world and as such has a host of fascinating and amusing stories and tales to recount both on and off the pitch. Aside from regular appearances across all the various media forms. He has also worked on terrestrial and satellite TV for the BBC, ITV, Sky and ESPN, as well as working on both national and commercial radio – being as he is a regular on Radio 5 live and Talksport.
He has written regular columns, as well as articles for national newspaper and magazines, together with specialist sport, fitness and health magazines. He is currently writing his first novel. James personal commercial interests extend his own coffee brand, a range of supplements (sold via Thehealthcounter.com), a clothing range, fitness and training business as well other commercial investments and shareholdings.