John Mackenzie

Position:   Forward

john mackenzie

A native of Oban and son of Oban Times editor Stewart Mackenzie John came to the area as a trainee gamekeeper and found the native species to his liking. A former Oban Camanachd player he has represented Scotland at under 21 level. A very physical player who hits the ball well John plays with unrivalled passion which in the past sometimes led to unnecessary disciplinary problems. Lives at Dalnaspidal with his wife Gayle and Daughter Connie. Captained the side in 2012 for the third successive championship.


7 May 1983
6ft 1"
14st 5


Scotland under 21
MacTavish Cup Winner: 2009 &2012
Premier League Championship Medal: 2010, 2011,2012 & 2013
Camanachd Cup Winner: 2011 & 2013
North Division 1 Winner: 2016
Sutherland Cup Winner: 2016