Bath Rugby have confirmed that Matt Garvey will be the Club’s captain for the 2017/18 season.
Garvey is closing in on 100 appearances in the Blue, Black and White, and has become an integral member of the Club since he joined in 2013.
“Matt will play a huge role in leading the Club as we strive for improvement in all areas going into the 2017/18 season,” said Todd Blackadder, Bath’s Director of Rugby.
“He is a very strong character who leads by example both when playing and every day around the Club. He has the respect of everyone involved with Bath – players, staff and supporters alike - and we know that he will help ensure we meet the high standards that we set ourselves.”
Garvey added: “Captaining Bath Rugby is a role I am incredibly proud to take on. This is a great Club to be part of, and I wanted to step-up and help lead from the front to achieve the success we all want."