Grenoble boss Jackman to visit Auckland

Date published: October 12 2016

Grenoble head coach Bernard Jackman will miss the club's Challenge Cup match next week to travel to New Zealand.

Jackman will depart on Saturday to travel south, where he will work with Auckland exchanging training techniques and helping the team prepare for the upcoming Mitre 10 Cup semi-final.

Mike Prendergast will take of Grenoble in his absence for the team's Challenge Cup match against Newcastle Falcons.

Grenoble currently occupy 13th place in the Top 14 after eight rounds.