Former New Zealand international Lance Hohaia has joined the North American Rugby League competition as a coach.
Hohaia, 38, made more than 270 career appearances across spells with New Zealand Warriors and St Helens, while also representing Exiles during his time in Super League.
A statement said: “The NARL West has introduced a top level coach to the league that any team would be lucky to have on the sideline.
“Lance has shown to be a proven champion winning the Super League championship & bringing home the World Cup in 2008 as he represented his country New Zealand.
“His former club the Taniwharau Rugby League club has went as far as naming him their great player of all time!”