Mike Barber

Mike Barber

Defence Coach

Previous clubs

Bath Rugby, Cardiff Met, Ulster, Pontypool, Clifton Rugby, Welsh Crawshays, Wales Students


Having signed for Clifton from Welsh Premiership side Pontypool in 2014, Mike took up the role of Defence Coach with the 1st XV following his retirement from playing at the end of the 2017/18 season after making over 60 appearances for the Lavender & Blacks.
A former EPG Academy Coach at the Dragons for several years before heading back over the bridge, Mike has also worked with the Bristol Bears Academy Pathway and will look to further develop Clifton's defensive systems.

Team Sponsors

Club sponser - Netsafe
Club sponsor  - Personic Computers
Associate Sponsor - Abergavenny Fine Foods
Patron - Clifton Sausage
Associate - Racks Bar Bristol
Under 9 Shirt Sponsor - Knee Specialists
Patron - Instep Shoes
Patron - Undebt.co.uk
Patron - CBRE
Ambassador - Rise Technical Recruitment
Shirt Sponsor - Rugby Dad
Partner and Shirt Sponsor - United Managed Office Services
Main Club Sponsor - Doom Bar
Technical Wear Provider - Skins Teamwear