Rugby Coaches

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Andy Duff
Rugby Academy Director

RFU licensed coach with over 12 years' coaching age group rugby at both club and county level, academy and senior rugby. Currently also Director of Rugby at Middlesbrough RUFC.

Paul Beal
Head Rugby Coach

Paul Beal has played 7 seasons of premiership rugby 6 out of West Hartlepool RUFC and a season at Bedford Blues (Scoring 1 Try!!!). Paul was a renowned ball player and strong scrummager playing both loose and tight head with tight head be his preferred postition. Whilst playing for Bedford Blues, Paul was approached to play for the Penguins International Touring Team to which he became a veteran tourist, touring Peoples Republic of China, USA, Canada, Mexico, Malta & he had the unique honour of tour Captaining the tour to the Orkney 40th Anniversary XV tournament. Paul is a specialist forwards coach and has experience of coaching 1st XV rugby, female XV and all junior rugby.

MC Sport Rugby Academy Coach Paul Beal