Vale Sports Arena strike coach education partnership with WRU


A ground breaking partnership has been announced between the WRU and the new multi sports arena in Penarth the Vale Sports Arena.

The partnership will see a number of rugby coach education opportunities in the Vale of Glamorgan to help grow the game.

The WRU Coach Development department  are excited to announce a new additional state-of-the-art facility to its 2016/17 coach education programme. Jon Evans coach development manager for the Blues region stated “The Vale arena offers a new indoor 3G p‎itch along with excellent presentation suites that enhances the experience that coaches receive when attending a course. I’m delighted that we will be running a level one and a level two course from there as this is the beginning of what will be a great partnership between the WRU and the arena’

Vale Sports Arena Director Peter Griffiths said ” The partnership is a wonderful indication and a sign of our commitment to help grow sport and physical activity for all ages in the area. To have the arena as a coach education centre for rugby is an honour and we will embrace the ongoing relationship.

Director Catherine Sharp added ” Rugby is such a huge part of South Wales; the Vale Sports Arena is excited for this new and exciting partnership and look forward to hep grow the game of rugby in the area”

For more information on the Vale Sports Arena please contact 07955270870 or email [email protected]