Southend

Saturday Mornings: Classes held on the Pitch (Approx. Mar-Oct).

We are on the pitches behind the clubhouse.

Please dress accordingly.

(There is a carpark at Earls Hall School off of Colemans Avenue, NOT at the front of the school which is Carlton Avenue and metered)

We are now at our OUTSIDE Venue

Outside Address: Southend RFC, Sumpters Way, Temple Farm Industrial Estate, Essex SS2 5RR.

Inside Address: Earls Hall School, Colemans Avenue, Southend-On-Sea, Essex, SS0 0NU

Southend Classes

Classes at Southend are priced at £7.00 and are divided into the following age groups and times:

18mths - 3 yrs - Time: 08:30 - 09:15 am

3 - 4 yrs - Time: 09:20 - 10:10 am

5 - 7 yrs - Time: 10:15 - 11:10 am

Southend Terms Dates

We run 3 terms a year. These fall in line with the main school terms and are as follows:

5th January 2019 - 6th April 2019 (14 weeks)

27th April 2019 - 20th July 2019 (13 weeks)

7th September 2019 - 14th December 2019 (15 weeks)

Southend Coaches

Gerard Boston - Lead Coach

Gerard is the (super) Dad of 8 children, Rugby Coach for Southend RFC under 5/6 and is a level 1 qualified coach, working towards level 2. He is a committee member for Mini & Youth at Southend RFC and loves watching, playing & coaching rugby. Gerard says, "Rugby is a sport for all, male, female, girl, boy, any shape and any size. I just love it and all forms of the game TAG/TOUCH/ 7S/ 10/S 15s/ it is just an amazing sport to be invovled in. It has given me alot and I'm just giving something back."

Susan Cripps - Junior Coach

Susan has a Rugby Ready coaching qualification and a level 1 referring qualification and she played tag rugby for primary school, West Leigh Junior School. She is studying a level 3 BTEC in Sport & Exercise Science at SEEVIC College. Susan Says, "My dad has played rugby Semi- Professional and now plays for the 5th team at Southend RFC so I have always been heavily involved and brought up with a rugby background. For my Duke of Edinburgh Bronze & Silver volunteering I coached tag rugby from under 5's to under 9's for a season. I work for the club & I am an assistant training physio for the second team, with a first aid qualification too. I love coaching and seeing the children progress and work their way through and develop. I now see some of my Little Scrummers up in the mini & youth which is so great to see!"