BAMbassador – Matt Jess

BAMbassador - Matt Jess

Matt Jess, is a 31 years old professional rugby player plying his trade for Exeter Chiefs. He was born in Coventry and moved to Penzance, Cornwall at the age of 3.

He has been a professional rugby player for 13 years, starting at Penzance and Newlyn, Newport Gwent dragons, Launceston and currently Exeter Chiefs. He has toured Canada, Argentina and Uruguay with the England Counties. He has been with the chiefs for 8 seasons playing in the premiership for 6 years.

His best highlights are winning promotion to the premiership with Exeter in 2009/10 season and also winning the LV cup with the Chiefs in 2013/14.

We interviewed Matt to find out more:

What is your secret skill or talent?

I have an A level in Drama.

What would you have chosen as your dream job?

Professional Golfer.

Tell us what makes you tick?

My family and sport in general.

If you won the lottery what would you do?

I would put it straight in the bank and leave it for a year, after paying my house and getting my dream car.

If you could be a superhero who would you be? What special powers?

Superman, ability to fly would be pretty cool.

What is your worst habit?

Not closing drawers or cupboards.

Who would you most like to be stuck in a lift with and why?

Charlie sheen as I’m sure he’s got some good stories to tell.

Matt has an array of Bamboo Clothing, from long Tops and bamboo t-shirts to hoodies and training shorts.