FS Tug Wilson holds the role of Rugby Development Officer, working with both the RFU and The RAFRU to develope rugby from grass roots up.
FS Tug Wilson is available to come and talk to units and teams about what is currently available within RAF Rugby and going on at the moment. If you are interested in having him come along to an event please download and fill in the Visit form and send it via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 07894783366
Defence Academy Rugby Team Benefits from Saracens Expertise
15 Feb 12
The evening of 15 Feb, the usual rugby training session of the Defence Academy Rugby Team took up a higher tempo as they were joined by 3 coaches from Saracens Rugby Club.... View More...
39 Sqn at work in Las Vegas Rugby
The words ‘Las Vegas’ to most conjure up images of lights, music and sunshine. However, with the help of members of 39 Sqn based at Creech AFB, a REAPER Sqn deployed on 24/7 ops in support of Afghanistan, Rugby has become a new image associated with the city. View More...
Playing and coaching rugby on Thursday evenings is not terribly unusual; club, pitch, play followed by a safety beer for re-hydration purposes. However, this is Al Udeid, I am deployed on operations and there is no club, no pitch and, trust me, a very limited amount of beer.
But rugby must and does prevail....view whole article
Discussions are continuing with many clubs to build partnerships which develop rugby. Take a look at the upcoming events for what you can get involved in.
For those interested in helping the squads and individual players develop and progress in the game the RAFRU then coaching may be the way forward.