Wednesday, March 4, 2015

HARC looks to expand coaching staff

Press Release
04 March 2015

The Houston Athletic Rugby Club (HARC) is growing their coaching squad, assisting Men’s and Women’s Head Coaches, and have immediate openings available. Time commitments are a minimum of (1) hour/week, maximum (20) weeknight practices and games on Saturdays, travel as required. HARC has two men's teams (DI/DIb) and one women's team (DI), which compete in the Red River Rugby

Assistant coach (women): to reinforce core rugby skills and lead training occasionally in absence of head coach. Must be able to coach newbies and develop more seasoned players. Preference to coaches with experience playing or coaching the back line. This coach's scope may also be enhanced to become head coach of the 7s team.

Forwards coach (men): to teach styles of rugby to forwards, including open play and set pieces.

Backs coach (men/women): to teach styles of rugby to back lines with experience, open to new ideas and tactics.

Strength and conditioning trainer (men/women): to share best practices and techniques for strength and conditioning training, for players to apply while at practices and during personal workouts.

New player coach (men/women): to provide foundation of rugby skills and laws to new players and prepare them for game play.

Experience Requirements: While a great track record is always welcomed - commitment, enthusiasm, intelligence and a passion of the game are key traits being sought. For those with experience but lacking coaching certification with USA Rugby, HARC can provide assistance with getting certified.

How to Apply: Submit inquiry to to leverage your rugby background to further develop players in Houston's largest rugby club.

1 comment:

  1. I would LOVE to do this. Unfortunately I have no job in Houston any where. If I could find a warehouse/distribution job close by that would give time for such a thing, I would be all over it. Especially as a Forwards coach.