- JT Thunders
- Birth Date
- Birth Place
- Bundaberg, Australia
- 212 cm
- 106 kg
Tom first started playing volleyball at Bundaberg
State High School in 2004, playing in the Queensland Schools Cup and National
Schools Cup competitions. He was offered an AIS scholarship and moved to
Canberra to train full-time whilst completing High School.
In 2008 he joined Linkoping Volleyball Club in
Sweden and played there for two seasons, winning the Championship in the
2009/2010 Season. He then signed with Trefl Gdansk in Poland, playing one
season. He was first selected for the Australian National Team in 2008, playing
the 2010 World Championship in Italy.
In 2011 he moved to Italy, playing for Caffe’
Aiello Corigliano in A2. After one season, he joined Sir Safety Bastia Umbra in
Over the last three years, Tom has been a key player for the Volleyroo's, helping his country to take a further step in the International stage. Thomas is the captain of the team since 2015.