Do Not Sell My Personal Information
ADVERTISEMENT
RugbyDump RugbyDump
Thursday Apr 23, 2015

Video tribute to new Harlequins winger Tim Visser

Video tribute to new Harlequins winger Tim Visser

Harlequins have been splashing the cash this summer with one of their purchases being the Dutch born Scottish international winger, Tim Visser. Here is a look at the path to where he is now, and a nice video tribute highlighting some of the great tries he’s scored.

Visser has spent almost six years at Edinburgh Rugby, having been playing for Newcastle before that. The 6ft 4 winger proved a big hit in his time at the Scottish club and has been the top try scorer in the Pro 12 league every season since he joined in 2009/10.

Despite being Dutch and born in Zeewolde Holland, Visser chose not to play for his birth country and instead, after completing a 36 consecutive month residency, was eligble to play for Scotland them in June of 2012.

Visser made his international debut against Fiji, scoring two tries in Scotland’s 37-25 win. His home international debut against New Zealand also saw him pick up two tries against the world champions. Not too shabby!

He has made it known that he is “delighted to join a club with as much heritage as Harlequins” and that he is “looking forward to meeting new teammates and helping the club move forward”.

Harlequins director of rugby Conor O’Shea has said that Visser is “and always has been a finisher and with the margins between winning and losing so small, players like Tim can be the difference. He is a great man, who is really driven to succeed. We are looking forward to welcoming him to Harlequins next season.”

In addition to being top tryscorer, Visser was also awarded Young Player of the Season in his debut year at Edinburgh and picked as the Player of the Season for the 2011-12 season.

Here is a look at what Harlequins fans can look forward to next season

ADVERTISEMENT

Related Articles

  • 68 WEEKS AGO

    Harlequins snatch controversial victory over...

  • 268 WEEKS AGO

    Harlequins confirm departing players following...

  • 311 WEEKS AGO

    Harlequins 2015/16 Aviva Premiership fixtures...



ADVERTISEMENT

Great Tries

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    Big front rower sprints 70m for MLR intercept try for the ages

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    WATCH: Lovely Finn Russell pass helps Racing 92 reach Top 14 semis

  • 2 WEEKS AGO

    Eye-opening compilation shows why Taulupe Faletau could harm Springboks this Summer

  • 2 WEEKS AGO

    The time Waisale Serevi used his iconic hitch-kick to carve up Scotland in 2000

  • 3 WEEKS AGO

    Veainu finishes superb try after octopus style offload from Waisea

View All

Big Hits & Dirty Play

  • 23 HOURS AGO

    Malakai Fekitoa delivers punishing tackle for country of birth at Monaco 7s

  • 1 DAY AGO

    WATCH: 20-year-old Lynagh sits Bristol star Semi Radradra on his arse in Prem semi-final

  • 1 DAY AGO

    WATCH: Troubling scenes as Ntamack carried off following nasty head clash

  • 2 DAYS AGO

    The time James Horwill's face got re-arranged by French fists in 2008

  • 3 DAYS AGO

    This video of crazy punches and red mist moments is racking up millions of views

View All

See It To Believe It

  • 1 DAY AGO

    WATCH: Brock James' infamous choke in 2010 Heineken Cup clash

  • 1 DAY AGO

    Best tries and reaction to Quins' EPIC comeback which secured Prem final spot

  • 3 DAYS AGO

    WATCH: Five minutes of outrageous handling skills from rugby legends

  • 5 DAYS AGO

    World's fastest pass up for grabs when Smith and Dupont go head-to-head in unique challenge

  • 6 DAYS AGO

    WATCH: The best and worst of when forwards have a go at kicking

View All

Funnies

  • 3 WEEKS AGO

    Joe Marler elated in special interview as fans return to The Stoop

  • 3 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: One of the luckiest and most bizarre tries you will EVER see

  • 3 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: Reds players caught out in hilarious celebration blooper vs Chiefs

  • 3 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: Faz, Piutau and Burns star in hilarious try fail compilation

  • 5 WEEKS AGO

    MLR: Giltinis howler sees try overruled despite attempts to celebrate

View All

Amateur

  • 33 WEEKS AGO

    Viral video of Scottish club brawl goes down a storm with rugby community

  • 70 WEEKS AGO

    RUGBYDUMP BLITZ: This Best of the Week round up is sure to entertain you

  • 70 WEEKS AGO

    RD BLITZ - Disaster, just when it looked so promising...

  • 71 WEEKS AGO

    That glorious moment that will live on forever, like it or not

  • 71 WEEKS AGO

    RD Blitz - PROP'S Lionel Messi wizardy creates incredible try

View All

Player Features

  • 17 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: Bumping off tacklers and taking high balls, Rob Kearney had an impressive Super Rugby debut

  • 23 WEEKS AGO

    Brian Moore on money in modern rugby and how it should never be compared to 'outlier' football

  • 24 WEEKS AGO

    Tuisova's wrecking ball montage will make you grateful you never made it as a pro

  • 30 WEEKS AGO

    New Zealand rugby pod admit Owen Farrell is world class

  • 30 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: Bath prop launches Amazon documentary focused on those from non-traditional backgrounds

View All
Video tribute to new Harlequins winger Tim Visser | RugbyDump - Rugby News & Videos