Graham Rowntree: Harlequins forwards coach to go away membership for
Harlequins forwards coach Graham Rowntree is to go away the membership for “private causes”.
The previous British and Irish Lions prop has been within the position for the past two seasons.
A statement on the Premiership club’s website thanked the 47-year-old “for his nice contribution and absolute dedication”.
“The membership is extremely grateful to Graham for all that he has given Harlequins,” it went on.
Rowntree performed 54 instances for England between 1995 and 2006 and went on to play within the 1995 and 1999 Rugby World Cups.
The previous Leicester Tigers participant additionally toured with the Lions in 1997 and 2005, and spent eight years as England’s forwards and scrum coach earlier than leaving in 2015 when Eddie Jones took over as head coach.