The Middlesex Coaching Association

The Middlesex Coaching Association, run in partnership with London Irish Coaching Academy, is committed to developing all coaches within Middlesex by providing a quality coach development programme.

The Association runs eight themed coaching sessions between October and July at locations throughout Middlesex. The sessions are lead by professional Level 3 players, guest coaches and coaches working with academies or elite players. Previous coaches have included Dai Young, Tom Palmer, Richard Thorpe, Rory Teague, Richard Wigglesworth, Ian Vass, Neil Hatley and Simon Cheetham.

Premiership Standard Coach Development

Rugby Coaching Drills (RCD) is an online resource for all aspiring coaches and players who wish to expand their knowledge and practical coaching skills. Membership of the Middlesex Coaching Association offers free unique access to RCD Premiership standard coach development and video content including: 3500+ games, drills, session planning, age grade schemes of work and coaching from RFU trainers.

Our People

Chairman:  Andy Keast

RCD Irish Representative: Richard Hicks

London Irish Academy Manager: Patrick O’Grady

Secretary: Camilla Hulf (London Irish)

Mentoring Advisor: Tony Robinson (Coach & Mentoring Solutions)

Middlesex Coach Development Chairman: Bob Lawless (Middlesex Rugby President)

Marketing: Lonsdale Leggett-Flynn (Middlesex Rugby)

Call us on 07803 196409 or…