We are pleased to announce Rugby Performance Manager and Colts Head Coach, Robert Taylor has been appointed as the Head Coach for the 2018 season.
Rob joined SUFC at the start of the 2016 season from Auckland University Rugby Football Club (AURFC) in New Zealand.
Rob has a remarkable record as Colts Head Coach, since he came on board 1st Colts have remained undefeated for two straight seasons (42 games), the Colts group have won back-to-back Colts Club Championships and won 4 out of 6 Premierships between them.
General Manager, David Haigh commented on the appointment. ‘Rob’s passion for Rugby is clear to see and will be a huge asset to the Head Coaching role. His thoughtful approach will ensure no stone is left un-turned in the Club’s goal for success in 2018.’
Rob’s replacement as Head of the Colts program will be announced in due course.
SUFC would also like to take this opportunity to thank Tim Davidson for his efforts as Head Coach over the past two years. Tim provided endless hours of encouragement, guidance, inspiration and motivation during his coaching role with the Club which helped secure back-to-back Club Championships. We are sure this won’t be the last we see of Tim at SUFC!