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Rhian Townsend




Date of birth



Rhian started playing football for the junior section of Llanidloes Ladies, aged 11. After this, she played for the senior team in her home town in the Women’s Welsh Premier League for a number of years.
She also played and captained her university team whilst studying Geography and Natural Hazard Management at the University of Chester.
After graduating, Rhian took a break from football to concentrate on her career and her MSc.
Rhian moved to Shrewsbury in 2013 with her fiancé. She is a civil engineer working for WSP.
In her spare time, she is a keen traveller and enjoys walking, cycling and an annual ski trip.