NLD U16 Trial Information

Due to the number of players that have been nominated for this year’s NLD U16 Programme there will be two trials.

Trial 1 is on Monday 14th November
Trial 2 is on Monday 21st November

The lists of players invited to attend each trial are available via the links below.

NLD U16 Triallists 2016- v2

Both trials are taking place at Southwell RFC. Registration of players for the trial takes place between 6pm and 6.30pm.

Players photos will be taken to assist in the selection process. If for any reason you do not wish to have your photograph taken you should confirm this with NLD U16 Manager Lindsey Riley.

All players are to be warmed up by 6.45 ready to start the trial.

The trial will end at 9pm.

Please note the club house will not be available for use by parents & spectators for part of the evening due to meetings. Parents will be able to sit in the changing rooms if the weather is poor.

All players must bring warm and waterproof clothing, protective gear, gum shield, water bottle and any required medication such as asthma sprays with them

If you have an injury, please tell Lindsey on / before the day. If you have recently suffered a concussion are following the graduated return to play protocol you will not be able to trial but should contact Lindsey to make alternative arrangements.

No players who have not been nominated should attend the trials.

All EPDG players are to attend the first training session on 5th December at Southwell RFC . Registration will take place from 6 to 6.30 . EPDG players are on the attached list.

The players selected from the trials on the 14th and 21st November will also attend the first training session. The coaches will make their final selection for the NLD Under 16s squad after this session.

We wish all of the players the very best of luck and look forward to working with you in the coming weeks.

If you have any queries regarding the programme please contact NLD U16 Manager Lindsey Riley.