A Guide to our Senior Section 1 of 3

1. Introduction

A new coaching season awaits for our Seniors with Gareth Evans -Director of Rugby. Neil Gaffan will bring a creative and innovative style to the coaching team and will predominantly look after the set – piece. Iain Keys brings over 10 years’ worth of coaching experience at the club and unparalleled knowledge of all players at the club. Solo Baleisolomone will add Fijian flair and be our defensive guru. Gerhard Wessels will add energy and enthusiasm to our attack and back play.

Also pleased to announce that Tom Pryke has been appointed as First Team Capt for a second season and Paul Marshall will be the Club Capt. A Leadership Group has also been set up at the club who will act as the interface between players, coaches and committee, they will lead and set standards on all playing matters on and off the field. Tom will head this up.

Graham Marshall will continue alongside Gareth as Senior Team Manager, his experience will be vital to us moving forward.

We also welcome Olivia Freeman a BSC (HONS) SPORTS THERAPY MSST from Injury Active, this season supporting our Players and Coaches at SWRFC.