David, a Stage 3 coach and Kildare native, is 27 and is a Trainee Solicitor. His love of the game started in Naas RFC at the age of 5. From there he played in The King’s Hospital, where he captained the School’s JCT, before moving to Blackrock College. David captained the Castle 2nds in 6th year and was a member of the Senior Cup winning team in 2013.
After playing two years of Under 20’s and captaining the Pennant to Purcell Cup success against his home club Naas, David began coaching the Under 20s with the club in 2015 as a backs coach.
The 2021 season will be David’s 8th season coaching with Tony, having coached with him for 5 years in Willow Park.
Outside of rugby, David loves nothing more than a day at the races. He is also a member of Irish Men’s Tag Rugby Team.