Medical Facts, 1989/90
A total of approximately 50 games were played at home last season [1989-90] by the 1st XV, United XV, and Colts XV.
The figures below have been compiled by the medical team to give you some idea of the supplies used during the season.
Cotton Buds - 200
Sterile dressing pads - 100
2” adhesive strapping - 2,250 metres
1” adhesive strapping - 2,250 metres
Deep Heat - 50 tubes
Vick - 25 tubes
Liniment - 24 litres
Water - 400 litres
Ice cubes - 3,000
Oranges - 400
And last but not least… 65 stitches!