Wales Rugby League



Less than a week left to register for the under 16 trial

24th May 2018, 10:24

Less than a week left to register for the under 16 trial

There's less than a week left for players to register their interest to trial for the Wales under 16 squad for this year's programme.

Players need to to to fill in their details by the closing date of 5pm on Wednesday 30th May.

More information of the programme as a whole can be found by going to 

Wales Rugby League under 16s start their 2018 campaign with an open trial at Ystrad Mynach on 2nd June 2018 and have some new faces amongst the team staff. 

Head Coach Jason Seddon has recruited Peter Tiffin, the current CEO at West Wales Raiders, as the new team manager, whilst additions in the coaching ranks sees Jason Oates of Aber Valley Wolves joining the group alongside established coaches from 2017 Dafydd Hellard and Rob Davies. Seddon has also added Cai Fitter who is currently studying a BSC in Rugby Coaching and Performance at the University of South Wales and joins the staff roster as the teams Performance Analyst.

Special thanks from the 2017 U16's must go to an outgoing member of the coaching team Wayne Ponting, who now moves on to the U19's coaching group and will be part of their 2018 European Championship team.


2018 Coaching Group

Jason Seddon - Head Coach

Dafydd Hellard - Coach

Rob Davies - Coach

Jason Oates - Coach

Peter Tiffin - Team Manager

Cai Fitter - Performance Analyst