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Peter Smyth

Academy Manager

Peter joined Leinster in 2015 as Academy Manager.

As a player Peter represented both Ireland and Leinster at A, U21 and Schools level.

He coached St Mary’s College RFC to Ulster Bank League success in 2012 and has also coached Blackrock College to four Leinster Schools Senior Cup and two Junior Cup titles.

Peter’s role as Leinster Rugby Academy Manager sees him oversee the delivery of the Academy and Sub Academy programmes as well as supporting the National Talent and the Regional Development Squad programmes.

He is responsible for the development and progression of players for the professional game in Ireland and the management of talent identification within the province.