Alastair James WattBMJ 2018; 361 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k2571 (Published 11 June 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;361:k2571
- Ruth Taylor
Alastair James Watt was born in Chingola, Zambia. He excelled at sport and played rugby for Norwich, Barts, University of London, and Saracens. He was a fine athlete, competing for the Hackney Harriers. He still holds the U16’s 400 m record at his school (58.7 seconds).
Alastair became a keen cyclist after one too many rugby injuries. He was known as the “beast” by his fellow riders …