Warriors are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. George Cliffe, who will be acting as the Director of Rugby for the Warriors Rugby Club. He will hold this position, in addition to continuing his current role as a Senior Rugby Coach and Teacher of PE at DESC.
George holds a Masters Degree of Science (MSc) in Sport and Exercise Psychology from Leeds Metropolitan University, a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), in Education from the University of Sunderland, and a Bachelor of Science (BSc) (Hons), in Sports Coaching from Leeds Metropolitan University, and brings a wealth of coaching experience with him.
His responsibilities will include:
- Co-ordinate and implement the playing policy of the Club for all levels
- Structure an effective coaching system for the Club that provides developmentally appropriate rugby for all levels within the Club
- Act as the liaison between DESC and the Club to maintain and promote a positive and mutually beneficial relationship
- Liaise with members of the Club and external parties to find opportunities to recruit and retain players
Look out for George at training, introduce yourself and feel free to ask him any questions.