John Lloyd (rugby coach)

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John Lloyd
Full name David John Lloyd
Date of birth (1943-03-29) 29 March 1943 (age 74)
Place of birth Pontycymer, Wales
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 14 st 7 lb (203 lb; 92 kg)
School Garw Grammar School
Cardiff Training College
Occupation(s) teacher
Rugby union career
Position(s) Prop
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1966–1973 Wales 24 (0)
Teams coached
Years Team
1980-1982 Wales

David John Lloyd (born 29 March 1943) is a former Welsh international rugby union player who captained the Wales team in 1972.[1] He played club rugby for Bridgend, county rugby for Glamorgan and invitational rugby for the Barbarians. He later became head coach to the Wales national team from 1980 to 1982.

After his career in rugby, he became a P.E teacher at Ynysawdre and subsequently headteacher of Lower School of Ynysawdre. He then retired at the age of 65, in the Summer of 2005.


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