Chris Black

Job Title
Head of Physical Performance


Chris Black returns to the Rhinos in 2018 having been a key part of Wayne Bennett’s successful backroom team as Human Performance Lead. Chris originally joined Leeds in 2013 as the first team Assistant Conditioner having previously worked with Castleford Tigers and with the England Youth Rugby League side. He was born in Bessbrook Co Armagh, and studied for an MSc in Strength and Conditioning from Salford University. In October 2015, Chris joined Yorkshire Carnegie Rugby Union side as Head of Strength and Conditioning where he spent two years before moving to the Rugby Football League.