Arwel Thomas

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Arwel Thomas
Personal information
Full name Arwel Thomas
Date of birth (1974-11-08) 8 November 1974 (age 39)
Place of birth Glanamman, Wales
Representative teams**
-2000 Wales 23 (211)
** Representative team caps and points correct
as of 18 March 2012 (UTC).

Arwel Camber Thomas (born 8 November 1974)[1] is a former Wales international rugby union player. An outside-half, he played his club rugby for Swansea RFC.[2]

In 2008, now playing with Welsh Premiership club Neath, he announced his retirement form rugby after the 2008 Konica Minolta Cup final against Pontypridd.[3] Thomas later reversed his decision and was given the captaincy of Neath for the 2009/10 season.[4] He is now though playing semi-professional rugby as player coach at Birchgrove RFC in Swansea.


  1. ^ Arwel Thomas rugby profile
  2. ^ Arwel comforts Swansea The Independent on Sunday, 26 January 1997
  3. ^ Final showpiece for Arwel Thomas Wales Online, 16 May 2008
  4. ^ Arwel to captain Neath in 2009/10 27 August 2009