Robbie Deans has achieved the highest level in Rugby Union, as a player for the New Zealand All Blacks and now as a Coach for the Australian Wallabies.
With his great energy and strong will to succeed, it is no surprise Robbie is most successful coach in Super 14 history and now a highly regarded International Rugby coach. Leaving his home country of New Zealand in 2008 to pursue his goal of coaching a Test Rugby nation Robbie is undoubtedly respected by all, as a coach and as a person.
Robbie is a true leader in every sense, an innovator and a modern coach. Robbie refers to himself as a 'mentor' to his players. Robbie will always pride himself on his integrity, good nature and being an honest family man.
5 Test Caps for New Zealand (1983 -- 85)
146 Career Games for Canterbury (1979 -- 90)
3 Super 12 Titles, Canterbury Crusaders
2 Super 14 Titles, Canterbury Crusaders
100 Career Coaching matches (Super 12-14) -- 74% wining ratio Australian Wallabies Coach (2008 -- Current)