Coaching sessions developed to bring out the best in your child

“Ultimately, I want to make the coaching sessions the best sporting activity that your child does all week. I want players, parents and coaches to become lovers of rugby that remains with them for the rest of their lives and thus give back to the sport what they have gained from it.”

Stuart Gallacher

Stuart Gallacher

Bournemouth U10 Lead Coach and Community Rugby Development Manager, Coaching Consultant and Owner

Stuart, has a Bachelor of Science Degree (Hons) Occupational Therapy and has spent 22 years working within NHS and Social Care rising to senior management level. He has had 8 years of experience working in the field of paediatrics and working with children with special needs and understands physiological, psychological and neurodevelopmental stages in life that children go through and apply it to rugby. He is Level 1 and 2 Rugby Football Union accredited and is Lead Coach of Bournemouth Rugby Football Club Under 10’s that play at Chapel Gate. He is also Community Rugby Development Manager for the club and line manages the 3 apprentices and Bournemouth Rugby Coaching Consultants.

Continual Professional Development to date includes:-

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First Aid

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Play it safe – Safeguarding Children

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Rugby Ready

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Level 1 and 2 RFU Accredited Coach

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Level 1 Refereeing Children

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Tag Rugby

I am a Level 1 and 2 trained Rugby Football Union Coach and Lead Coach of Bournemouth Rugby Under 10’s.

I’m also Community Rugby Development Manager and line manage the 2 apprentices and Rugby Coaching consultants

Developing community links with schools, giving coaching expertise to both pupils and teaching staff, girl's rugby, disability groups and specialist schools.