Chay Smith

Chay Smith

Centre

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Position:Centre
Age:27
Weight:93kg
Height:178cm
Birthplace:Cardiff
Previous Clubs:South Gower, Cardiff Met and Newport
Honours:Wales 7s and Wales Students

Biography

Chay was an excellent signing from Newport in August 2019. He is an exciting running centre who scored 13 Premiership tries for Newport during 2018-19 season. He played for the Ospreys under 16s, Bridgend (one game), Bristol under-19s, Wales Students, Cardiff Met and was in the 2018 Wales Sevens squad. He schooled at Bishopston Comprehensive School in Swansea and Filton College (2012-2014) and joined Newport from Cardiff Met in 2016. For Newport he scored 25 tries in 79 appearances. A business student, whose work experience included the WRU and the House of Fraser. Chay scored against Aberavon at Rodney Parade in October 2018. He is still hoping that his fine play will catch the eye of regional coaches.