- 26 May 2001
Jack Bates joined the Bristol Bears Academy ahead of the 2019/20 campaign.
The Bristolian winger - who represented the Bears in the Premiership Shield in 2018/19 - joins from SGS Filton.
Bates featured for England at U18 level and has been part of the Academy set up since 13 years of age.
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