Jun 27 2018

Director of Rugby Coaching

Bandon Grammar School and Bandon RFC are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr André Human as Director of Rugby for the coming season. A highly experienced coach André has specialised in helping club and school sides develop and achieve to higher standards in addition to his work with youth elite player development (Academy System) and picked up trophies along the way.

Over his 15 years as a professional coach he has coached schools, premier club rugby in his native South Africa and Ireland, Currie Cup with Senior Provincial Rugby and had involvement with Super 15 Rugby. In his playing days André spent time in France and Italy returning to play with Western Province (Stormers) and to captain the Border Bulldogs. His first visit to Ireland was as a player on tour in 1994. He subsequently returned as head coach of Old Crescent RFC (Coach of the year 2000 and Munster Senior League Winners 2001) and Corinthains RFC Galway. André has a strong affinity for Ireland and our approach to rugby. A qualified teacher of Maths and Business he brings a deep understanding of the requirements of schools rugby and the highest recommendation for none other than former Munster and now Springboks Head Coach, Rassie Erasmus. Mr Human will arrive to take up his post in late July and we wish him every success.