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Matt Thompson

Head of Talent Pathway

Matt Thompson

Head of Talent Pathway

Pennaeth Rhaglen Talentau / Head of Talent Pathway       

Matt was appointed in April 2018 from the prestigious cricket department at Millfield School in Somerset.

A ECB Level 3 Coach, Matt has a strong coaching background through previous roles which include Performance Director of Cricket at Cardiff Metropolitan University. A first class degree and PG Dip in Sports Coaching, as well as a qualified PE teacher and lecturer, Matt oversees the national talent pathway which encompasses the Regional Cricket programme, the Wales National Counties operations, and the Disability Performance programme in addition to working closely with Glamorgan’s running of the  boys and girls Wales Age Groups. 

A Devonian originally, Matt currently plays for Port Talbot in the South Wales Premier League and has over 10 years playing experience at National Counties level. 

 

Twitter: @MattThompson91

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