Walsh, Geraint

Walsh, Geraint

Date of Birth: 19/05/1988

Height: 5ft 10in / 1.78m

Weight: 13st 5lbs / 85kg

Honours: Wales Sevens


Geraint Walsh is sponsored by: Mr & Mrs S and C Jones


Biography:

Locally born, and with strong family connections with Pontypridd RFC through his father Ian who played in the late 1970's, Geraint Walsh studied at Loughborough and was a member of the team that won the British Universities Cup.

Having spent a season playing in New Zealand Geraint returned home to represent Llantwit Fardre and Llanharan, earning recognition as a dynamic attacking full back and a proficient goal kicker.

A move to Pontypridd followed in 2012 where Geraint continued to impress, nominated as Premiership Player of the Year and earning a call up to the Blues senior squad in 2014. Having turned out on permit for Ponty on a regular basis whilst with the region, Geraint returned to the ranks as a core member of the club squad in December 2015.