World Cup Winning Coach comes to West Bridgford.
West Bridgford Rugby Club Ladies Team were greeted with a surprise visitor on Tuesday 13th October when Graham Smith former England Ladies Forwards Coach and Women’s Rugby World Cup Winner came along to the club for a guest coaching session.
The aims of the session was for Graham to come along and provide some coaching on a variety of areas the ladies wanted to develop their game on and provide a mentoring opportunity for the current coaching team at the club.
Graham was involved in the England team set up for 13 years taking the ladies to three world cup finals and winning the world cup in 2014.
West Bridgford Ladies play in the RFU Championship, 1 level below the Premiership and have a development team providing playing opportunities for all ages and abilities. The ladies train every Tuesday and Thursday at West Bridgford Rugby Club, Stamford Road West Bridgford from 6.30pm – 8.00pm.
After the training session Graham and the ladies had a Q&A session over a few drinks, talking about some of the experiences he has had as a England Coach.