Category: Coaches

England Rugby Coaches Association (ERCA)

England Rugby are pleased to announce the launch of the England Rugby Coaches Association (ERCA). From today (Thursday 14th February), ERCA has replaced their previous coaching licence scheme, and enrolling all licence holders in to membership of the association.

Training Tips from The Game Changers

To help coaches across the country to create and tailor sessions, some of the RFU’s top Community Rugby Coaches (CRC) have run us through their top training games to show how to engage players.

Rugby Rise in North Mids

Rugby is on the rise in the North Midlands and Staffordshire, so much so that when the RFU’s local delivery team imagined they were running a modest pitch up and play session in January they ended up using two club venues to accommodate more than 150 enthusiastic young players across three age groups.

Eddie Jones – Game Changer Masterclass

If you ever wondered what it must be like to be in the England camp, coached by Eddie, watch this short ‘get your hands up!’ Game Changer video. Inspiring and motivating stuff!

C.A.R.D.S Course for Coaches

C.A.R.D.S. are the priority skills for helping develop the next generation of England Rugby players both on and off the pitch.

Liverpool collegiate’s fantastic initiative

As part of a recruitment and development initiative, Liverpool Collegiate and near neighbours Southport played an under 21s fixture at the Collegiate ground in Aigburth, on Sunday 23rd December 2018.

University of Essex Rugby club using partnership for success

In 2016, the University of Essex was one of 14 universities entering a partnership with the RFU, and their rugby club created a step change in rugby provision, driving up performance standards, while becoming more inclusive and offering new recreational opportunities.

Morpeth coaches keen to develop skills

One of the major factors in why a player continues to enjoy the game or chooses to leave it is the quality of coaching.