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Coaches
Nath-coys (IP Logged)
16 May, 2018 19:06
Tommy Vickers has said on Twitter that no more Coaches are incoming and no more outgoing.

So at a guess.......

Head coach - Boyd
Attack - Vesty
Defence - Dickens
Scrum - Ferguson
Forwards - Dowse

 
Saint Jericho
Re: Coaches
Saint Jericho (IP Logged)
16 May, 2018 19:26
That's how I have it nath. Can't see Dickens being in charge of forwards so by process of elimination must be Dowson. Defence was water-tight under Dickens so I'm happy with that.

Just need a few extra players now...

 
Nath-coys
Re: Coaches
Nath-coys (IP Logged)
17 May, 2018 06:15
Agreed, I did see mentioned Ferguson worked on line outs as well.
So maybe he is the set piece coach and Dowson open play.
Yeah dickens did a very good job as defence coach.

Yep just a couple more players I think to come and we will be complete for Next season.... COYS!

 
twsaint
Re: Coaches
twsaint (IP Logged)
17 May, 2018 08:55
Exact set up to be announced next week.

There's bound to be a lot of overlap. Attack doesn't just mean backs etc.

Key role for the Senior Leadership Group as well. I'm sure Chris Boyd will want to tap into the experience of Dyl, Franks, Hask, Biggar etc

 
tboullem
Re: Coaches
Houghton Saint (IP Logged)
17 May, 2018 10:09
Thats the key, utilise the experience, don't discard it with 'I know best'. Players who are playing or have played at the highest International level will absorb different cultures and modus operandi from which their club colleagues and coaches can also learn.

 
Saint Stokey
Re: Coaches
Saint Stokey (IP Logged)
17 May, 2018 12:01
Dylan's experience will be crucial. I know the like of Biggar, Haskell and Courts have/ are firmly embedded in the national sides and will have experience of elite level coaching, but Dylan is even more so entrenched.

His knowledge and experience should be tapped into. I'd like to think that it already is.

I like that we have a young group of coaches, who whilst are experienced in coaching, are not too experienced that they will most likely be closed to new ideas. The links between Matt Ferguson and Franks will be key, as will the link between Dowse and Vesty who will have played and to an extent, coached together.

Are they the most experience group? No. Do they have the potential to become a superb coaching team? Absolutely!

Lets hope Boyd can not only mold the team into a cohesive unit, but also the coaching team into a veritable think tank of cracking ideas!

Dare I say, its all looking promising!

 
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Re: Coaches
Stockers (IP Logged)
17 May, 2018 16:21
Quote:
twsaint
Exact set up to be announced next week.
There's bound to be a lot of overlap. Attack doesn't just mean backs etc.

Key role for the Senior Leadership Group as well. I'm sure Chris Boyd will want to tap into the experience of Dyl, Franks, Hask, Biggar etc

Exactly my thoughts TWS. King got fed up trying to select an attacking back row for example and the elephant kept overruling him.

It's all shaping up quite nicely!


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