Regional Performance Information

National Pathway Coach – Richard Plews Responsible for National Age Group Players in the Region – 10-14years old

County Pathway Manager – David Kirby

U10 National Pathway Coach Tim Pyatt for the North Region – reports to David Kirby

Regional Player Development Centre:

The Region currently has a Regional Player Development Centre based at Bolton Arena. The aim of these centres is to provide quality coaching to players of Regional Training Standard (and above) from the ages of 10-14.

The team above and staff within the RPDC’s have a number of objectives and work together in their different areas along the Player Pathway. One of the ultimate objectives is to ensure a supply line of players who will meet the criteria for selection to a National Academy.

National Academy:


Ages 14+