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Gareth Llewellyn (born 24 February 1969 in Bridgend) is a Welsh rugby union player who gained a record 92 caps for Wales as a lock. Jump to: navigation, search February 24 is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1969 was a common year starting on Wednesday For other uses, see Number 1969. ... Bridgend (Welsh: Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr) is a town in the traditional county of Glamorgan and the main town in the county borough of Bridgend. ... Jump to: navigation, search Rugby Union is a team sport that was developed from the rules used to play football at Rugby School in England. ... The Welsh rugby union team, as the highest level of Welsh rugby union, represent Wales at the national sport of rugby union. ...


Llewellyn has played club rugby for Neath, Harlequins, Neath-Swansea Ospreys and Narbonne, and signed for Bristol Shoguns at the beginning of the 2005-06 season. // Club History Neath Rugby Football Club is a Welsh rugby team which plays in the Welsh Premier Division. ... The Harlequin Football Club (The Harlequins or Quins for short) is an English rugby union team who play in National Division One. ... The Neath-Swansea Ospreys (Welsh Gweilch Castell-Nedd Abertawe) are a regional Rugby Union team from Wales, playing in the Celtic League and European Rugby Cup/European Rugby Shield. ... Racing Club de Narbonne Méditerannée is a French rugby union club currently competing in the top level of the French league system. ... Bristol Rugby are the first class rugby club in Bristol, England. ...


He made his debut for Wales in 1989 against New Zealand and went on to win 92 caps, breaking the record of 87 held by Neil Jenkins in the test against Argentina on 12 June 2004. He captained Wales 7 times and has appeared in three Rugby World Cups - 1995, 1999 and 2003. He played international rugby in three different decades and under eight different coaches. Following Wales' Grand Slam in the 2004-05 season, he announced his retirement from international rugby. Neil Jenkins (born 8 July 1971) is a former rugby union footballer who played fly-half, centre, or full back for Pontypridd and Cardiff, Wales and the British Lions. ... Jump to: navigation, search June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... Jump to: navigation, search 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Rugby World Cup is the premier international Rugby Union contest in the world, first held jointly in Australia and New Zealand in 1987 and now held every four years. ...


His brother, Glyn Llewellyn, also played international rugby for Wales.


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Penn State College of Arts and Architecture | News (213 words)
Bethan Llewellyn, daughter of Deborah and Gareth Llewellyn of Salisbury, Md., has been named the Department of Architecture student marshal for Penn State’s spring 2004 commencement ceremonies, to be held at noon on Saturday, May 15, 2004, at Eisenhower Auditorium on the University Park campus.
Llewellyn is also the recipient of a 2003 Golumbic Award from the College of Arts and Architecture and received a 2003 Ewing Cole Cherry Scholarship, a 2002 Third Year Design Excellence Award, and a 2001 Leonard S. Fiore Inc. Scholarship from the Department of Architecture.
Llewellyn plans to relocate to the Washington, D.C. area, where she hopes to find employment with an architectural firm that promotes socially responsible design.
BBC SPORT | WELSH-SCOTTISH RUGBY | Llewellyn's warning to Welsh clubs (429 words)
Gareth Cooper's immediate international future is expected to hinge on talks between Wales coach Graham Henry and Bath boss Jon Callard.
Llewellyn believes, however, that Callard will not be swayed by anything other than loyalty to his club.
Llewellyn believes the answer to that problem is not as straightforward as it might seem.
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