Neal Hatley joined the Club in 2012 as a First Team Coach, focusing on the scrum and contact area. During a playing career that spanned 17 years, Neal represented Western Province and Natal, winning the prestigious Currie Cup with the Sharks in 1992. He linked up with London Irish in 1996 and played over 250 games for the London club, going on to represent and captain the England Saxons. Prior to joining Bath he was the London Irish Academy Manager and Scrum Coach. As well as heading up the contact area and scrum at Bath Rugby this season Neal has taken on the responsibility of heading up the defence for the 2014/15 season.
28 April 2016
Bath Rugby can confirm that First Team Coach Neal Hatley will join the England Rugby coaching team at the end of the 2015/16 season. Read more
8 September 2015
Bath Rugby are delighted to confirm long-term contract extensions for all four First Team coaches. Read more