Rugby League Academy to launch in Wolverhampton

Rugby League Academy to launch in Wolverhampton

Rugby League is set to move to a new level in the city of Wolverhampton with the announcement that Moreton School Sixth Form is to launch a Rugby League Academy from September 2013.

Students who enter the course will receive ten hours of Rugby League coaching per week with professional coaches and will compete in the RFL's Colleges League.

In addition, students will also have the opportunity to gain coaching qualifications and practical coaching experience in Rugby League whilst studying for A-Levels or a BTEC in a high quality educational environment.

The course has attracted support from Super League giants St Helens and local club Coventry Bears. In addition, the University of Gloucestershire is providing support and a potential exit route into Higher Education, which may see students awarded a Rugby League Scholarship to support their education at the University.

Students will also have the opportunity to be part of an annual overseas tour and be able to play locally with Wolverhampton Wasps Rugby League Club to put their skills and learning into practice.

The programme is led by Dan Poulton, Moreton Rugby League Academy Manager who is keen to hear from potential applicants on poultond@moretonschool.org

Challenge Cup
Latest Features
Stats
Monday 21st April 2014
18:00
vs
15:30
vs
15:00
vs
15:00
vs
15:00
vs
15:00
vs
15:00
vs
View all Super League fixtures
Pos Name P W D L Pts
1 St Helens 9 8 0 1 16
2 Leeds Rhinos 9 7 1 1 15
3 Castleford Tigers 9 7 0 2 14
4 Wigan Warriors 8 6 0 2 12
5 Warrington Wolves 9 5 0 4 10
6 Widnes Vikings 8 5 0 3 10
7 Hull KR 9 4 1 4 9
8 Hull FC 9 4 0 5 8
9 Huddersfield Giants 9 3 2 4 8
10 Salford Red Devils 9 4 0 5 8
11 Catalan Dragons 9 3 0 6 6
12 Wakefield Wildcats 9 2 0 7 4
13 London Broncos 9 0 0 9 0
14 Bradford Bulls 9 2 0 7 -2
View full Super League table
Sunday 4th May 2014
13:00
vs
15:00
vs
15:00
vs
15:00
vs
Sunday 11th May 2014
15:00
vs
15:00
vs
14:00
vs
View all Championship 1 fixtures
Pos Name P W D L Pts
1 Hunslet Hawks 6 5 0 1 16
2 York City Knights 5 4 0 1 13
3 Oldham RLFC 5 3 1 1 11
4 Hemel Stags 5 2 1 2 9
5 Oxford 5 3 0 2 9
6 London Skolars 5 2 0 3 8
7 Gloucestershire All Golds 5 2 0 3 7
8 Gateshead Thunder 5 1 0 4 5
9 South Wales Scorpions 5 0 0 5 1
View full Championship 1 league table
Saturday 20th July 2013
14:30
17:00
Friday 28th June 2013
19:30
Thursday 27th June 2013
19:30
Sunday 16th June 2013
15:00
14:00
Friday 14th June 2013
20:00
View all Northern Rail Cup results
Saturday 19th April 2014
00:00
vs
00:00
vs
Sunday 20th April 2014
00:00
vs
Monday 21st April 2014
00:00
vs
00:00
vs
Friday 25th April 2014
00:00
vs
00:00
vs
View all NRL fixtures
Saturday 19th April 2014
00:00
00:00
Friday 18th April 2014
00:00
00:00
00:00
Monday 14th April 2014
00:00
Sunday 13th April 2014
00:00
View all NRL results
Pos Name P W D L Pts
1 Canterbury Bulldogs 7 5 0 2 10
2 Manly Sea Eagles 7 5 0 2 10
3 Gold Coast Titans 6 5 0 1 10
4 Brisbane Broncos 7 4 0 3 8
5 Wests Tigers 6 4 0 2 8
6 St George Illawarra 7 4 0 3 8
7 Parramatta Eels 6 4 0 2 8
8 Melbourne Storm 6 4 0 2 8
9 South Sydney 7 3 0 4 6
10 Sydney Roosters 7 3 0 4 6
11 Penrith Panthers 6 3 0 3 6
12 North QLD Cowboys 7 2 0 5 4
13 Canberra Raiders 6 2 0 4 4
14 Newcastle Knights 7 2 0 5 4
15 NZ Warriors 7 2 0 5 4
16 Cronulla Sharks 7 1 0 6 2
View full NRL league table
Back to the top