Developing young people through an apprenticeship scheme White Rose Rugby were one of the first organisations to confirm their involvement in the Coach Core Leeds apprenticeship programme having previously worked with Yorkshire Sport Foundation on other project. They have completely immersed themselves in developing young people through the apprenticeship scheme…read more →
The children (and teachers!!) are really sad that the coaching sessions have now come to an end. They have LOVED each session and both Ben and Tom have been amazing. The progression of skills for each session has been really evident and it's been wonderful to see some of the children…read more →
Despite what a lot of people might think rugby is a fun game. For me as a teacher it is the most rewarding aspect of my professional life. You can instil so much to students through the game. It is a game that can be played on so many levels…read more →
Brighouse High has been fortunate enough to be part of the all schools rugby programme for the last three years. This programme has supported the school in providing training for staff to develop their skills and knowledge of the game so that rugby is now a regular fixed part of…read more →
Rugby union is a wonderful component to have in your curriculum and extra curricular programme as it really brings to life morals and values which are essential for all young people to have. The discipline and respect displayed in their rugby lives can be replicated in their everyday lives making…read more →
Playing rugby allows our pupils to develop their sporting skills, as well as key life skills such as confidence and self belief, and the feeling of being part of team. Pupils enjoy being challenged, and take pride in both the game, and in representing their school. The White Rose Festival…read more →
'Thank you for everything you have done over the 10 weeks. The students have loved it (whatever the weather!) and I’m sure they will miss it this week.'
'Thank you for everything you’ve done with the students, they’ve absolutely loved every minute of it and they’ve got loads out of it in a time where this sort of thing could have been very difficult to do. They have benefitted massively from it and we hope we can work…read more →
Thank you so much to the coaches for the sessions! All the students really enjoyed themselves and the coaches were great with the students. I am very much looking forward to the upcoming sessions.
The students said that they really enjoyed working with you and your coaches. They learnt a lot about rugby and enjoyed playing all the games. They felt much more confident about playing the game after you'd been and would really like to play more if at all possible.
‘White Rose Rugby delivered a 6 week rugby union session for our Bridge Builder students. All students within this group have additional needs and the majority have Education Health Care Plans in place. The White Rose coaches were excellent from the very first session, quickly establishing the needs of the…read more →
White Rose Rugby have had an immense impact on the opportunities available to our students. Their hard work has enabled an increasingly large number of our students to enjoy additional rugby sessions in a highly motivating, engaging and safe environment. Our students have enjoyed developing their skills and playing competitively…read more →
Our link up with White Rose Rugby has been a really good move for the club and its development. Since WRR started going into the local schools delivering their curriculum based courses we've been able to secure many transitions from the schools to club rugby. The professional coaching ability ensure…read more →
The White Rose Schools Rugby Series is a great way of playing little central venue fixtures against local opposition for the benefit and development of young players. The Festival of rugby and the finals days have been immensely well organised and maximised enjoyment for all schools, staff and players.
The White Rose Rugby coaching team have been immense in generating rugby interest in our girls at school. These coaching sessions are well organised and delivered at the right level for both experienced rugby girls and those trying a new sport for the first time. The White Rose Rugby team have…read more →
"The White Rose Schools Rugby Series has hugely influenced the amount of school rugby being played across Yorkshire. The Series has provided opportunities for both All Schools and non-traditional rugby playing schools to play the game regularly, in a safe, fun & development focused environment. Through White Rose organising the…read more →
I would like to thank you for delivering the rugby sessions the staff and children have loved them and have really appreciated it, we now have a number of children who have taken part in the sessions asking if they can have a rugby ball at break times and have…read more →
The rugby coaching has been great for our students, it has encouraged team work along with building friendships. Some of our students struggle with competition, particularly if they do not win. The coaching has enabled students to show encouragement to the other team whether they are winning or not. All…read more →
The coaching is of a superb quality and meets the needs of the skills based curriculum. The coaches expertise has helped up skill our teachers as well as provide children with a fantastic experience of rugby in their PE sessions. I couldn't recommend them more highly!
The White Rose Rugby coaches came into Trinity All Saints Primary School to coach last academic year upon recommendation from our receptionist - her sons are taught outside of school by one of the coaches. White Rose Rugby came came to coach a six week block of tag rugby with…read more →
"If you need someone to inspire your students in a fun, safe and engaging environment, I would look no further than White Rose Rugby and the influence they have had at Titus Salt School with our Rugby Union Programme. Robbie Hill, our coach, has been a leading force in creating a huge interest…read more →