In order to strengthen our playing stocks Souths is currently undertaking an extensive recruitment and retention drive and we need help. We are looking for accommodation for a number of players joining Souths for the 2018 season. Home-stay style accommodation required for 2 x 20 yr olds from the end of October. Share house/room rental options also required. Interested? Please contact the club via email@example.com or 3848 3215.
Applications for Coaches
Interested in coaching in Season 2018? We are now looking for coaches for 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, Colts 2 and Friday Night Normanby Cup teams. To apply, please send your coaching & playing credentials as well as what grade you’re interested in, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications close Thursday 2/11/17. Appointments will be notified by mid-November.
Souths Rugby Club are delighted to announce Todd Dammers as the new 2018 Premier Colts Head Coach.
Todd’s vast experience working as a professional coach in several high-performance environments will be a real asset to the club and to our Colts Program. Todd’s previous experience includes the Head Coaching role at Nudgee College First XV, Forwards and Defence coach at Ricoh Black Rams (Japan), Director of Rugby and 1st Grade Forwards coach for Sydney University and in 2015-16 he was GPS Premier Grade Head Coach.
In other announcements, Phil White and Tyron Mandrusiak have been appointed as specialist skill coaches to support Todd and Glenn Osborne has been appointed Director of Colts Rugby.
Souths Rugby Club is currently revamping its Colts Rugby program for 2018 with a vision focused on individual player development and a winning culture.
As part of our 2018 Colts Program we are also pleased to announce a new player mentor program headed by former Wallabies Brendan Cannon and Toutai Kefu along with former NRC star James Turner.
Rest assured, our Colts for 2018 will receive the best possible coaching and advice available to them.
Upon confirming his involvement Brendan Cannon offered the following about Colts Rugby & Souths.
"I am excited about being back involved at Souths – it has been a huge part of my family’s life with my grandfather, father, & brother, uncle & cousins all being involved at some stage. Colts Rugby for me are some of the memorable years of my Rugby Career. Your mates, your enjoyment and pure and simple unrestricted Rugby Fun. I am looking forward to helping this next generation of Magpies fly".