IWAN THOMAS

SPORTSPERSON

Athlete Iwan was born in Farnborough, and started racing BMX bikes the age of eight, winning over 400 trophies, and competed in two world championships, but after his father moved to Germany, he stayed in England to take his A-levels and he took up rugby and athletics, in 1992 he was a member of the British team that took part in the World Junior Championships.  He athletics career has seen him win Commonwealth Gold and the European Championship in the 400m, plus the World Championship Gold, Olypmic Silver, World Cup silver and Commonwealth Bronze in the 4x400m relay.  Since retiring from the sport, he has worked as a television presenter, including presenting coverage of the Channel 4 London 20102 Paralympics and Crufts, and is a contributor on BBC's The ONE Show.  

Iwan will be taking part in series 13 of Strictly Come Dancing and will be dancing with Ola Jordan.

Strictly Come Dancing

Week Dance Song Judges scores TotalLeaderboard
      CraigDarceyLenBruno   
1 Tango Keep On Running 3 5 5 4 17 14th (15)
2 Cha cha cha Sexy And I Know It 2 4 4 3 13 15th (15)

week 2 - cha cha cha

week 1 - tango