Kids try-ing their hand at rugby

Tag rugby session for Seton kids, delivered by Dan Coates''w110910d   Picture: Ceri Oakes
Tag rugby session for Seton kids, delivered by Dan Coates''w110910d Picture: Ceri Oakes

A COMMUNITY rugby coach has been training the area’s youngsters to prepare for an upcoming rugby festival.

Dan Coates has been visiting schools around the district and this week touched down at Seton School to put kids through their paces.

Tag rugby session for Seton kids, delivered by Dan Coates''w110910d   Picture: Ceri Oakes

Tag rugby session for Seton kids, delivered by Dan Coates''w110910d Picture: Ceri Oakes

He will hold sessions over the next three weeks at Seton and also at Oakridge, Lythe, Fylingdales, Hawsker, Sleights, East Whitby, Ruswarp, Goathland, West Cliff, Danby, Castleton, Egton, St Heddas and Lealholm.

It will lead up to the Tag Rugby Festival at Whitby Rugby Club on Thursday 7 April where 15 schools are expected to be taking part.

Tag rugby session for Seton kids, delivered by Dan Coates''w110910d   Picture: Ceri Oakes

Tag rugby session for Seton kids, delivered by Dan Coates''w110910d Picture: Ceri Oakes

Tag rugby session for Seton kids, delivered by Dan Coates''w110910d   Picture: Ceri Oakes

Tag rugby session for Seton kids, delivered by Dan Coates''w110910d Picture: Ceri Oakes