BRITISH & IRISH LIONS HEAD OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING
Head of Strength and Conditioning, Paul “Bobby” Stridgeon has toured with the Lions following 2009 in South Africa and the successful series win in Australia in 2013.
A former 60kg class wrestler for England and Great Britain at the 2002 European Championships and Commonwealth Games respectively, he worked with Warren Gatland at Wasps, helping to secure two Heineken Cups, three Premiership titles, a European Parker Pen Challenge Cup and Powergen Cup.
After a six-year stint with England, during which they won the 2011 RBS 6 Nations, he joined Toulon, preparing them to win the 2015 European Cup final and reach the French Top 14 final in 2016. In addition to his role with Toulon, he became WRU Consultant Head of Physical Performance in May 2015.