The Sunday Interview: Bernard Jackman

Bernard Jackman had a long, hard road to become a Leinster and Ireland star, and learned early on the fickle nature of a rugby career, writes John Burke.

27th January, 2013
Bernard Jackman: 'Playing pro rugby is very rewarding, but you're living in a bubble.' Photo: Vianney Thebaut/Cleva Media

Bernard Jackman CV

**Job:** defence coach at French club Grenoble Rugby; Six Nations pundit with RTE

**Family:** married to Sinéad with two children, Ava, 6, and Ben, 4

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