On Sunday prior to the Leinster v Edinburgh match Leinster Rugby President Des Lamont presented the Level 1 Accreditation Certificates to a number of coaches who achieved the award during the season…

In total 101 coaches attended the Level 1 courses back in June and August of last year and during the season 46 coaches went on to achieve their accreditation which consisted of maintaining a coaching Log Book and been observed while coaching their own side by a Coach Development Officer from Leinster Rugby.

Applications are now being taken for all upcoming level 1 courses taking place this summer. Applicants must be coaching at Under-16 up at age grade level or any adult team.

Application forms can be downloaded from the Domestic Website HERE