Rob Appleyard

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Rob Appleyard
Full name Robert Charles A. Appleyard
Date of birth (1972-12-09) 9 December 1972 (age 42)
Place of birth Haverfordwest, Wales
Height 6.20 ft (1.89 m)
Weight 16.1 st (102 kg)
School Pembroke Comprehensive
University Neath Tertiary College
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Flanker
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)

Swansea RFC
Sale Sharks
Cardiff RFC
Barbarian F.C.
correct as of 25 June 2014.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1997-1998 Wales Wales 9 (0)

Robert Charles Appleyard (born 9 December 1972)[1] is a former Wales international rugby union player. A flanker, he played club rugby for Swansea RFC and Cardiff RFC. He was assistant coach to the Wales national under-20 rugby union team for the 2008 Junior Rugby World Cup.[2]

In June 2011 he was appointed full-time defence coach to Newport Gwent Dragons[3]