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Alex Corbisiero, Scrum Coach

Former British and Irish Lions prop Alex Corbisiero is in charge of turning the Giltinis’ scrum into a weapon and developing the club’s props and hookers.   

Corbisiero is excited about passing on all he learnt in 20 Tests for England and two Tests for the Lions in 2013 when he scored a try in the series-decider against Australia.  

Corbisiero has always considered himself half-American and half-English. Though schooled in England from the age of five, he was born in New York and his ties with the US have always run deep.  

He has passed on his knowledge in college programs to nurture the next generation and the Giltinis will give him a major role in developing young prospects with the specialised skills of the front-row.  

Corbisiero lives in the US with his fiance Abby Gustaitus, the USA Sevens captain.  

“There’s no secret to my love of the scrum and its technical intricacies,” Corbisiero said. 

Position Scrum Coach
Age 32
Hometown New York, USA
Professional Clubs London Irish, Northampton Saints
International Teams England (20 Tests), British and Irish Lions (2 Tests)