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National Coaches for 2013

National Coaches for 2013

It is with great pleasure that the ETA announces the appointment of Head Coaches for the national teams for 2013;

Men’s Open – Ben Smith

Women’s Open – Timothy Osborne

Mixed Open – Noel Forde

Mixed 30′s – Jon Lovell

 Men’s 35′s – Mike Roa and Nathan Joyce

Men’s 40′s Coach – Jeff Bimson

Gregg Cropper, President of the ETA said ‘We have appointed a group of committed and highly motivated coaches who are looking forward to the opportunity the 2013 Home Nations provides. We wish them all the best in their planning and preparation over the coming months.’

Current coaching vacancies

Women’s 27s Head Coach

Men's 30s Head Coach

If you are interested in filling any of the above positions – or are simply interested in further information about coaching at a national or international level through the ETA - please complete the application forms (links below) and return them to David Woolley (Head of Elite Coaching) at

Job descriptions

National Squad Coach – Job DescriptionNational Squad Assistant Coach – Job description

Application Form

Application form – Regional and National Coaching

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