Gethin Thomas

Prifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd: Sport Coaching

Gethin Thomas

Prifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd: Sport Coaching

Gethin graduated in Law at Cardiff University and went on to a career as a journalist and teacher.

He has been interested in sports for years and decided to return to university to study towards a Sports Coaching Science degree at the University of Wales Institute Cardiff (now Cardiff Metropolitan University). He received his degree in 2010.

Over the years he has enjoyed taking part in a variety of sports, especially rugby. He spent more than 10 years playing rugby for Merthyr and during this time he developed his interest in training methods. Since he stopped playing he has been a coach for the Merthyr youth rugby team and for Exeter University.

Subject / Speciality

  • Sports coaching 
  • Player development
  • Competitive games for children