Gary Thornton

Head Coach
Name
Gary Thornton
Position
Head Coach

Gary Thornton signed an extension to his contract to take charge of the club for the 2018 Betfred League 1 campaign.

Thornton has extensive experience at Championship and League 1 level having guided York City Knights to the league leader’s shield in 2014 and won the accolade of Championship 1 coach of the year, the same season that Hunslet won promotion at Headingley in the Grand Final.

Thornton then became head coach at Doncaster taking over from Paul Cooke in June 2015 and left the club just over 2 weeks ago.