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Scott Quinnell is a former Wales Rugby player playing 52 times for Wales and scoring 12 tries.

Scott started playing rugby for Llanelli Juniors at 8 years old, he had his first game for the Llanelli Scarlets at 18 years of age against Penygroes RFC in 1990. Scott went on to play 146 games for the Scarlets scoring 69 tries for his beloved home club, this was under the guidance of Gareth Jenkins his only Llanelli coach and mentored also by his father Derek.
Quinnell played for Wales 52 times and scored 12 tries, Scott loved playing under Graham Henry’s reign and still calls him coach to this day as a mark of respect. Scott also played for the Barabarians and went on two British Lion tours in 1997 and 2001 he scored 5 tries and 1 test try.
Scott currently works in the media, he occasionally works for Sky Sports, Real Radio, The One Show, A Question of Sport, Soccer AM and has just finished making the series of School of Hard Knocks. Scott also has done column work for the newspapers and currently does motivational speeches for the work place and after dinner speaking all over the world. He has also appeared on radio and tv covering events such as Rugby World Cups and Lions tours.
Scott is a patron of the Princes Trust, Make a Wish foundation and The Welsh Dyslexic Association, Scott also speaks occasionally around the UK about Learning difficulties to adults and children, Scott has done this for 12 years he has even spoke in the houses of parliament on 3 occasions. Scott’s speech has inspired teachers, pupils, adults and parents to realise that you can make a success in your life despite being dyslexic.

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