Edinburgh appoint new Defence Coach

Edinburgh Rugby today unveiled former Worcester Warriors assistant coach, Billy McGinty, as the club’s new defence coach. The Glasgow-born, rugby league convert has over seven years experience as a defence…

Phil Larder to coach at Worcester

Worcester Warriors are delighted to confirm that former England and British & Irish Lions coach Phil Larder OBE will rejoin the backroom staff at Sixways next season. Larder, who was…

mike ruddock ireland u20

The Ireland Under 20 team to face South Africa in the Junior World Championship has been named. This match forms part of the 5th – 8th place play-off at the…

paul darbyshire munster

The rugby community in Ireland was struck by the news that Paul Darbyshire passed away in the early hours of Monday morning, 20 June. Munster’s head of strength and conditioning…

Appleyard joins the Dragons

Newport Gwent Dragons have signed up former WRU Academy Skills Coach Rob Appleyard as Assistant Coach for the region. Appleyard, currently working with the Wales Under 20 side at the…

Phil Waugh will quit after the World Cup

Phil Waugh announced today that he will retire from professional Rugby at the end of 2011. Waugh is the most-capped player in the history of NSW Rugby, and he has…