His performance did not go unnoticed and Pat lam renewed contract with Bristol Bears as Director of Rugby until the 2027/28 season.
The award-winning as Mbest Coach of the year worldwide last season he managed to take the club to great places. Since the promotion to the top flight in his first season as head coach of the English, the ninth position in his second year, the third place in the Premiership and the silver medal in the Challenge Cup until reaching the final stage of the Champions Cup the last season.
His great achievements at the club were recognized by Steve Lansdown, club owner: “From the academy to our women’s team, Pat lives and breathes our mission every day. It has given the city a rugby club that we can be proud of. “
For his part, Lam stated that “having the opportunity to work with a great group of people and represent our community with pride and love is very special. I am grateful for the continued support of Steve (Lansdown), Jon and Chris (Booy) and that they have entrusted me to continue leading the Bristol Bears on our journey of ‘inspiring our community’ through rugby success. ” .