The Rookie !

Last year we told you about a new ‘Rookie coach’ programme we were starting, the idea of this initiative was to engage older children and young adults during a transitional moment in their life.

As always not only do we want to improve a child’s football skills, but also help them as much as possible develop life skills, and the Rookie programme is fundamental to this. .

The initial blog Jake wrote on this last year titled; ‘Emerging leaders’, generated lots of interest and engagement from parents and young adults, and despite all the challenges that 2020 has brought, we managed to develop the ‘Rookie programme’ even further this year.

Those that have attended our Holiday camps this year in Redland, would have seen a whole team of ‘Rookie Coaches’, p