rob thomsonrob thomson


Rob was born in Sheffield and lived in Hampshire until settling in Newcastle. He loves most sports but rugby is his passion. Rob has been coaching for more years than he cares to mention and has used this experience in later life to gain a degree in Applied Sports Coaching Science.

He has worked for the RFU, starting as a Community Rugby Coach in Durham and more recently as part of the coaching team in the female player pathway as a Divisional Talent Development Officer, covering the North of England. Spotting and developing potential future stars of the game and very proud to have played a small part in their successes. He currently coaches Novocastrians WRFC and Newcastle University.

Having also worked at NACRO Rob has seen the positive power of sport. He is excited to be part of the Dallaglio RugbyWorks programme and harnessing its power to support positive development of the young people in the North East.

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