Mark joined Hartpury after serving as Gloucester Rugby Academy Manager. He is a famous rugby figure in the county having played 200 games for Gloucester
Mark also played 11 times for England ‘A’ during the same period. After retiring from topflight rugby, he moved to Birmingham and Solihull RFC before assuming a player-coach role at Cinderford. He led the Foresters to promotion from National Division Three South (now National Division Two South) and ensured consolidation in the third tier, before moving back to Gloucester Rugby.
Mark now coaches across the Hartpury Rugby Academy, specialising in forwards and defence coaching.