Alex Codling named as new Head Coach of Rotherham Titans
Last Updated: 16/11/12 12:44pm
Alex Codling: Will replace Andre Bester as Rotherham head coach
Former Premiership rugby player Alex Codling has been named as the new Head Coach of Rotherham Titans.
Former England international Alex Codling has been named as the new head coach of Rotherham Titans.
Codling was previously head coach at Barking before working with London Scottish as their forwards and defence coach last season.
Codling initially left the Exiles to concentrate on his role in teaching, however he has been lured back into full-time rugby as the replacement to Andre Bester at the Titans.
"I am honoured and thrilled to have been appointed as head coach of Rotherham Titans and can't wait to get started," Codling told the club's official site.
"It is a club with a great tradition and passionate supporters. I share their passion for the club and this great game and will do everything possible to keep moving the club forward."
Codling first began his professional rugby career at Richmond in 1996 and went on to play Premiership rugby with both Saracens and Harlequins.
His 10-year playing career culminated with Montpellier yet he continued to gain a notable coaching record from 2003.
As well as being the lineout consultant for England in 2004, Codling also had roles with Ebbw Vale RFC, London Welsh and Barking.