Norman Gale

Norman Gale

Position: Hooker

Born 24/07/1939
Died 31/01/2005
Place Of Birth Gorseinon
Height 180cm / 5' 11"
Weight 93kg / 14st 9lbs
Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1957/1958 5 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0  
  1958/1959 31 18 4 9 3 0 0 1 12  
  1959/1960 35 19 6 10 6 0 0 0 18  
  1960/1961 36 21 4 11 2 0 0 0 6  
  1961/1962 10 4 2 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 117 64 16 37 11 0 0 1 36  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

Season Breakdown for 1958
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  29/03/1958 Penarth HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 8  
  05/04/1958 Harlequins HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  14/04/1958 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 16  
  19/04/1958 Pontypool HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  24/04/1958 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
Season Breakdown for 1959
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/09/1958 Welsh Districts HK 2 0 0 0 6 W 47 - 3  
  06/09/1958 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  13/09/1958 Group Captains Walker's XV HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 3  
  15/09/1958 Cross Keys HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  20/09/1958 Bristol Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 17  
  25/09/1958 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  04/10/1958 Harlequins HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 21  
  11/10/1958 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  18/10/1958 Rhondda HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 0  
  25/10/1958 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  08/11/1958 Pontypool HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 9  
  15/11/1958 Coventry HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  22/11/1958 Richmond HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  29/11/1958 Aberavon HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  06/12/1958 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  26/12/1958 UAU HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  27/12/1958 London Welsh HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  10/01/1959 Newport HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 21  
  24/01/1959 Coventry HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 18  
  31/01/1959 Cross Keys HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 0  
  14/02/1959 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 11  
  21/02/1959 Gloucester Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 0  
  28/02/1959 Bristol Rugby HK 0 0 0 1 3 L 8 - 16  
  07/03/1959 Aberavon HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  21/03/1959 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  28/03/1959 Harlequins HK 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 3  
  07/04/1959 Penarth HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  13/04/1959 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  18/04/1959 Halifax HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 8  
  20/04/1959 Otley HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  29/04/1959 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
Season Breakdown for 1960
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1959 Welsh Districts HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 56 - 3  
  05/09/1959 New Brighton HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 0  
  07/09/1959 Gorseinon HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 9  
  12/09/1959 Welsh Academicals HK 2 0 0 0 6 W 42 - 6  
  19/09/1959 Bristol Rugby HK 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 14  
  24/09/1959 Scarlets HK 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 0  
  26/09/1959 Newport HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  03/10/1959 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  10/10/1959 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  17/10/1959 Halifax HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  24/10/1959 Harlequins HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  31/10/1959 Pontypool HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  14/11/1959 Aberavon HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  21/11/1959 Cross Keys HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  28/11/1959 Richmond HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 17  
  05/12/1959 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 18  
  19/12/1959 Penarth HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  26/12/1959 UAU HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 8  
  28/12/1959 London Welsh HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  09/01/1960 Newport HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  23/01/1960 Cross Keys HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  30/01/1960 Ebbw Vale HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  13/02/1960 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  20/02/1960 Gloucester Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  27/02/1960 Bristol Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  05/03/1960 Aberavon HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  19/03/1960 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  29/03/1960 Bridgend Ravens HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  02/04/1960 Pontypool HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  04/04/1960 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  09/04/1960 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  16/04/1960 Harlequins HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 13  
  18/04/1960 Barbarians HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  23/04/1960 Aviron Bayonnais HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 16 - 16  
  26/04/1960 Tarbes Pyrenees Rugby HK 2 0 0 0 6 L 15 - 20  
Season Breakdown for 1961
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1960 Welsh Districts HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 3  
  03/09/1960 Abertillery HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  10/09/1960 Aviron Bayonnais HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 6  
  15/09/1960 Maesteg HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  24/09/1960 Newport HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 16  
  26/09/1960 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  01/10/1960 Harlequins HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  08/10/1960 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  15/10/1960 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 14  
  26/10/1960 Bridgend Ravens HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  29/10/1960 Pontypool HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 12 - 12  
  12/11/1960 Aberavon HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  26/11/1960 South Africa HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 19  
  10/12/1960 Penarth HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  17/12/1960 Cross Keys HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 5  
  24/12/1960 Watsonians HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  26/12/1960 UAU HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 3  
  27/12/1960 London Welsh HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  07/01/1961 RAF HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 10  
  14/01/1961 Newport HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 9  
  02/02/1961 Royal Navy HK 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 3  
  13/02/1961 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 5  
  18/02/1961 Gloucester Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  21/02/1961 Cross Keys HK 1 0 0 0 3 D 6 - 6  
  25/02/1961 Bristol Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  04/03/1961 Aberavon HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 16  
  11/03/1961 Bath Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 13  
  25/03/1961 Otley PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  28/03/1961 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  03/04/1961 Barbarians HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  04/04/1961 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  08/04/1961 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  11/04/1961 Pontypridd HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  15/04/1961 Pontypool HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  21/04/1961 New Brighton HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  22/04/1961 Halifax HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
Season Breakdown for 1962
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1961 Welsh Districts HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 40 - 0  
  05/09/1961 Glynneath HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  09/09/1961 Ebbw Vale HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  14/09/1961 Aberavon HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  16/09/1961 Bristol Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  23/09/1961 Newport HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 13  
  30/09/1961 Pontypool HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 9  
  07/10/1961 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  14/10/1961 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  04/11/1961 Blackheath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 8  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 25 12 3 10 1 0 1 0 6  
Clubs: - Gorseinon - Swansea -
Education: - Gowerton Grammar School -
Region: - Scarlets -
Invitational: - Crawshays -
Honours: - Wales -

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