+353 86 377 6944
Menu Bernard Laporte
Bernard Laporte

French Rugby Coach and Minister for Sports (2007-09)

Price Range
€10001 - €20000
Specialist Subjects
Bernard Laporte

French Rugby Coach and Minister for Sports (2007-09)


Bernard Laporte is a French rugby union coach and former French Secretary of State for Sport. 

Laporte played rugby union at scrum-half and won the French Under-21 championship with UA Gaillac in 1983 and then again in 1984.

June 2007, after the Rugby World Cup in October, Laporte would be named Secretary of State for Youth and Sports in the government of François Fillon. He was appointed on 22 October 2007 as Secretary of State for Sports only. He left this office on 23 June 2009 

Laporte is a former head coach of France, serving in that role from 1999-2007.  He was previously the coach at Stade Français. He was the first fully professional head coach of France.

He is currently the head coach at Toulon and continues to be involved with rugby and Sport Organizations. He also participates in a programme of RMC-Info each Monday, Direct Laporte. 

Read More
For any further queries please call +353 (0) 87 250 3331

Similar Speakers:
Author of 'The Undercover Economist'
Specialist on the Mindset and Attitude for High Performance
Ireland's expert on retail and consumer trends
Vice President of Facebook EMEA
Our Partners