Connacht confirm appointment of Peter Wilkins as new Defence Coach
Connacht have confirmed the appointment of Peter Wilkins as their new Defence Coach.
Wilkins, who has spent the past two seasons at Edinburgh Rugby will join Kieran Keane’s new- look coaching ticket for next season along with Jimmy Duffy and Nigel Carolan.
Peter Wilkins began his coaching journey with the RFU before moving to Australia where he progressed within the Queensland Reds from Regional Rugby Manager to Defence Coach.
In 2015, he returned with his family to the UK to take up the Defence Coach role at Edinburgh.
Wilkins will join up with Connacht next month.