Alan Dickens

Alan Dickens

Academy manager

Alan Dickens takes up his new role as Academy manager following a 10-year playing career, all at Premiership level. Alan finished his career at the Saints, with previous clubs including Saracens, Leeds Carnegie and Sale Sharks. In the two years before retirement Alan also honed his coaching skills at Derby RFC.

As Academy manager Alan will no doubt have plenty of opportunities to put into practice those skills learned when he trained to be a teacher before opting to play professional rugby.