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Winchester Youth Rugby


OUR COACHES

Our coaches have an average of at least 10 years of playing experience.  In addition, each coach has at a minimum the following Certifications:

Level 100 USA Rugby Certification (Tag Coaches):
  - World Rugby Certification
  - National Federation of Coaches Concussion Awareness
  - National Federation of Coaches Safe and Fair Environment

 Level 200 USA Rugby Certification (Tackle Coaches):
  - World Rugby Certification
  - National Federation of Coaches Concussion Awareness
  - National Federation of Coaches Safe and Fair Environment

 

Additionally, both of these certifications require that each coach obtains continuing education credits on a biannual basis.

  - The Level 200 course requires eight (8) hours of classroom instruction.
  -  All concussion training must be annually re-certified


USA Rugby performs annual criminal background checks on all coaches (Level 100 or Level 200).