Bryan Redpath

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Bryan Redpath
Full name Bryan William Redpath
Nickname Brush, Weasel
Date of birth (1971-07-02) 2 July 1971 (age 45)
Place of birth Galashiels, Scotland
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 82 kg (12 st 13 lb)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Scrum-half
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2000–2005 Sale Sharks 80 ((35))
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1993–2003 Scotland 60 ((5))
Teams coached
Years Team
Gloucester Rugby
Sale Sharks
Yorkshire Carnegie

Bryan William Redpath (born 2 July 1971 in Galashiels) is a former rugby union player and now a rugby coach. Redpath attended Kelso High School in Kelso, Scottish Borders before leaving to play professional rugby for Melrose RFC, Racing club de Narbonne Méditerranée in France, and Sale Sharks in England. Redpath won 60 caps for Scotland, captaining the team on a number of occasions. He appeared at two Rugby World Cups in 1999 and 2003.

Since retiring from playing, Redpath has been a coach. He was the backs' coach at Gloucester Rugby before being promoted to Head Coach in June 2009.[1] He resigned from his Gloucester role in 2012 and has since joined Sale Sharks.[2] He was confirmed as the Director of Rugby post at Sale Sharks in June 2012.[3] However, on 30 October 2012, Redpath was removed from his position to become Head Coach whilst Steve Diamond became new Director of Rugby.[4] On 13 March 2015, Redpath left Sale to take up the position of Head Coach for RFU Championship side Yorkshire Carnegie.[5]


  1. ^ "Gloucester part company with Ryan". The BBC. 11 June 2009. Retrieved 11 June 2009. 
  2. ^ "Gloucester threaten Sale over Bryan Redpath's departure". The BBC. 18 April 2012. Retrieved 18 April 2012. 
  3. ^ "Bryan Redpath is confirmed as Sale Sharks boss". BBC News. 1 June 2012. Retrieved 9 June 2012. 
  4. ^ "Bryan Redpath removed as Sale Sharks' Director of Rugby". BBC Sport. 30 October 2012. Retrieved 23 March 2015. 
  5. ^ "Yorkshire Carnegie appoint Bryan Redpath as new Head Coach". Daily Mail. 13 March 2015. Retrieved 23 March 2015. 

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