17 May 13
Harlequins has confirmed an exciting group of pre-season fixtures as it prepares for the start of the 2013-14 season.
Ed Spokes joined Harlequins in 2003 as a fitness assistant and has since progressed to technical analyst via a job as kit manager. His main duties for the side include performance (both team and individual) and opposition analysis.
Prior to joining Quins, he played for the Alhambra Union club in Dunedin, New Zealand where he was selected for the Otago Under 19 squad. Ed also gained his NZRFU level 1 and 2 coaching certificates whist coaching at Otago School.
On returning to the UK, he gained a degree in Sport and Exercise Science (Physiology) from Nottingham Trent University where he also coached and captained the rugby team.