The Newark Rugby Union Football Club will deliver the practical studies and coaching.
Extra-curricular sport specific training and qualifications will include
- RFU Rugby Ready
- RFU England Rugby Coaching Award
- RFU Kids First Refereeing Children Award
- RFU coaching CPDs and awards
- Enrolment on the RFU Young Ambassadors Programme
- Strength & conditioning
- Individual player profiling and feedback
Students will play competitive matches with regional grass roots clubs and other sixth form teams.
The club has some of the best facilities in the 3 counties comprising of 5 full size pitches with 2 floodlit for evening use. There are 7 further pitches of various sizes to suit the various team sizes and training sessions.
Newark Rugby Club is currently completing a 1.5-million-pound development of its clubhouse facilities. The development has been supported by Sport England and The Rugby Football Union. The new facility has 2 x 22 player and 4 x 18 player changing rooms. All changing rooms have integrated showers and disabled toilets. There is also a medical and physio room, meeting room and sectional conference areas to hold approx. 200 people seated. It will also have a disabled lift for access.