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PSA Academies Coaches Q&A – François Anne (Tignes)

PSA Academies are delighted to annouce that François Anne will once again join us as a head coach for the PSA Rugby Academy Tignes.  A popular figure with staff and players from the last two years, François combines a wealth of French rugby knowledge, with his teaching skills in also delivering the French tuition to our 2 week Rugby & Language attendees.  A man of wry wit and great company, it is a pleasure to have François joining us again for weeks 1 and 2 of the programme.

Read more about François’s career to date in his profile Q&A plus see the full Head Coaching Team for PSA Rugby Academy Tignes here.

Question/Area Answer
Full Name François Anne
Clubs as Player Bron- Villeurbanne, Oyonnax, Bourgoin
Playing Honours The honour was to play!
Current Coaching Position(s) Head Coach, PSA Rugby Academy Tignes
Coaching Honours Semi-final Top 14 1990
Coaching Speciality Attack Play, Forwards & Backs
Coaching Pet Hates None
Most Likely To Say When Coaching Rectify your race!
Least Likely To Say When Coaching I give up
Best Player You Played With? Marc Cécillon
Best Player Coached? Philippe St-André
Which C.A.R.D.S. feature is Most Important for A Young Player? (Creativity, Awareness, Resilience, Decision Making, Self Organisation)? All of them
Favourite Physical Exercise? 10*5m
Most Looking Forward To At The PSA Rugby Academy? Another chance to work with talented ambitious young players
Dream Coaching Job? All Blacks Coaching Team
Best Rugby Experience To Date? Coaching Clermont-Ferrand
Favourite Current Player? Kolbe (Toulouse)
Favourite Rugby Ground? Bordeaux
Favourite Pro Rugby Jersey? France
Favourite Rugby Podcast/Programme? N/A
Who Wins the 2019 RWC? The favourites