Coaches

Coaches
Henry Bryce

Henry has been working as a Playball coach for nearly two years. Having moved to Ireland from Samoa 8 years ago to continue his rugby career he has made the common transition from player to coach. Henry had worked with young children as rugby development officer before starting as a Playball coach. Henry's sporting background includes international rugby caps with Samoa, he continues to develop into one of Playballs best coaches. His interests are food and sleeping.

Carl de Chenu

Having started out as a Playball coach in 2007, Carl started his own franchise in 2008. Little Harvard Bray was the first creche he coached in for the new franchise "Playball Bray". Carl's sporting background also revolves around rugby, he spent over 4 years playing professional Rugby League in the UK before moving back to Ireland to pursue a coaching career. He is currently the assistant coach with the Ireland Rugby League team and the head coach of the Student Rugby League team. His interests are hill walking and adventuring.

Stephen Duffy

Educated in Waterford IT where he received an Honours Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS) Degree in Business and Sports Management. He also received a post graduate Masters (MA) in Sport and Exercise Psychology.

He spent 18 months living in Canada, where he worked as a personal trainer for World Health Gyms. He previously worked as a Club-Community Rugby Officer (CCRO) for Leinster Rugby, this was a position he held for 2 years before moving to Canada.

He has also coached Leinster Rugby Summer Camps and Wicklow GAA Summer Camps coaching both hurling and Gaelic Football.