Geoff Parling

Geoff parling

Biography

Geoff Parling is a former England and British and Irish Lion capped lock who has transitioned from an illustrious playing career into being the Melbourne Rebels' Forwards Coach.

After retiring from playing rugby in 2018, Parling switched his jersey at the Rebels for a role in developing the Club's pack. Parling's first season as Coach proved to be a huge success, with Parling taking the Rebels' lineout win percentage from sixth in Super Rugby for 2018, to second in 2019.

Parling will look to shape the forwards again into a force in 2020.