Spotlight - Lee-Roy Thomas

Name: Lee-Roy Thomas

 

Nickname:    Lee

 

Age:    26

 

Education:

School - SACS, Tertiary - UCT

  

Clubs played for:

I played at High School level and had one game for UCT Cubs

 

Position: Wing

 

Rugby philosophy:

Whether you're playing or watching, go out and have a ball

 

Life philosophy:

Find your passion, aspire to live it

 

Rugby highlight as a player:

Scoring the winning try against Bishops (2007)

 

Rugby highlight in your role:

Getting Stephen (Burger) back onto the field after sustaining an injury and  a lengthy rehab stint and keeping him injury free throughout the current season

 

Favourite Club Player:

My baby as Ricky calls him: Danie Roux

 

Favourite Coach:

Jono van der Walt

 

How do you chill?: 

With a good couple of beers

 

What are your aspirations for the Bay?

Seeing them lift the Gold Cup at the end of the year

 

What is it about the Bay that inspires you?

A great club that brings people of all backgrounds together as family

 

Who at False Bay inspires you?

Dabula

 

What do you do to relax or what are your interests outside of rugby?

Obstacle course racing has become a new hobby but I enjoy spending time outdoors or chilling with buddies