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Gareth Thomas's Biography

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Gareth Thomas was Wales's most capped rugby player.

In his time, he captained Wales and the Lions.

In December 2009 he came out as gay.

In 2012, Gareth Thomas became a housemate on Celebrity Big Brother.

In 2013, Gareth Thomas was paired with Robin Johnstone on Dancing on Ice.

They reached the semi-final, coming fourth.

Gareth Thomas was forced to pull out due to poor health. He had been struggling with motion sickness in training for his flying routine. On competition day itself, the on-site medics declared him too ill to compete suspended above the ice, having completed the first routine.

In November 2016, Channel Four revealed that Gareth Thomas would be one of the celebrities taking part in season 4 of The Jump.

However, just before the final of The Jump in March 2017, Gareth Thomas pulled out of the show for personal reasons.

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