NAME: Gordon Macpherson

COUNTRY: New Zealand



Profile Overview

I have a wealth of playing and coaching at the highest level in the game in NZ and abroad.
My coaching experience includes:
Glasgow Warriors pro team forwards coach seven years.
Scotland A assistant coach.
Glasgow amateur senior & Under 21 coach.
Glasgow University director of rugby.
Club senior level coach.
Two spells of coaching in America with Sarasota, USA Hawks, Atlanta Renegades & Kennesaw State .
NZ Allblacks
NZ Junior Allblacks
Otago Rugby 
Poverty Bay Rugby 

Coaching Qualifications

Scotland level three coach.
Coach education course presenter for SRU.

Coaching Experience

  • 2015 - Portugal Union

    <span>Specialist Coach in scrum of Under18, Under19, Under20, Sevens and Senior National Teams<br></span><span>Director of Training Education Department<br></span><span><br><br></span>

  • 2013 - POrtugal

    National Head Coach Under20, 

  • 2012 -

    <span>National Head Coach Under 18 , 17<br>Scrum </span>Specialist Coach - U17, U18, U19 PORTUGAL sEVENS TEAM<br>Superior Institute of Maia, Maia, Portugal Professor of Rugby<br>