Special Tie Awards – 200 Gethin Jacob

Gethin being presented with his 200 + appearances tie by Delme Thomas at the clubhouse on the 20th October 2018. Presentation photograph taken by Dan Minto, Club Photographer


  • Another “Pencader Academy” player to join the Quins and as good a number 8 as he was a prop forward.
  • Is 15th on the list of Quins 1st XV players with the most appearances having played a total of 239 games.
  • Played for the Quins Youth in the 1985/86 season
  • Played for the Quins 1sts from 1990-2002
  • Played his first match on the 1st September 1987 in the Park against Tenby in a friendly and the following Saturday his first league match against Bonymaen.
  • He and his two brothers played in the same 1st XV team on ten occasions between 1991 & 1993.
  • He played in the first Welsh League match in the Park against Cardigan in September 1992 and his first try was at Waunarlwydd in Oct. 1991. He went on to score 31 more tries.
  • Played his last match in May 2000 against Glamorgan Wanderers. A win in this match saw the Quins get promoted to the Division One of the Welsh League.