Name: Madison Hughes
Position: Halfback
Sport: Rugby
Event(s): Sevens
Height: 5-9
Weight: 180
DOB: 10/26/1992
Birthplace: Epsom, Great Britain
Hometown: Lancaster, Mass.
High School: Wellington College (Crowthorne, England) ‘11
College: Dartmouth College ’15, History
Team/Club: Men’s Eagles Sevens
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2016, 2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 6th
  • Olympic Games Rio 2016, 9th
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – 6th
  • Years of participation: 2018
  • Top Finish: 6th – 2018
Personal: Son of Kathy and Stuart Hughes...Began playing rugby at age 7...Played collegiate rugby and served as team captain at Dartmouth College...Grew up in England and his favorite magazine was Sports Illustrated, because it was a way to follow his favorite sports teams, which are the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots...Has a talent for trivia and his teammates refuse to play him...Hobbies include playing golf and reading.