Dan Cottrell speaks to Jess Bunyard, Andy Stevens and Jamie Green about their approaches to Return to Play. Jess is director of women and girls rugby and RDO at Huddersfield YMCA RFC. Andy is chair of mini and juniors at Ellingham and Ringwood RFC. Jamie is director of rugby at Royston RFC. They all coach across a wide range of age groups. MORE
Coaching Laid Bare Episode Three with Maria Crowfoot
Liza Bird Burgess and LJ Lewis discuss a round of questions about the practicalities of the game. In this episode, they are with Loughborough BUCS women’s coach, Maria Crowfoot.
Maria has nearly finished her Level 3, and has coached men’s rugby at De Monfort University where she was the 1st XV coach.
- University recruitment and keeping in touch with players during lockdown.
- Does telling players off work?
- Do you want your players to challenge or agree with you?
- Recovering from a coaching set back.
- Referees and the laws of the game: how much do you as a coach need to know?
- Would you coach a player to cheat?