Lewis Wilson

A strong and combative athlete (D.O.B 03/02/1998, 6ft 3’, 245lbs) specialising in the back-row positions 6, 7 and 8. Over 3 years’ experience in an elite rugby academy pathway progressing to 3 years as a professional rugby player. During these years, began development as a coach in performance and community environments. Confident in challenging situations both on and off the pitch and recognises the spirit of community as a centre point of any successful team.

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    Role: Rugby Player – England U18/19 (2016 – 2018)
    International honours representing England age groups on numerous occasions
    • Attended multiple training camps with professional England coaches
    • Played games in France and Wales
    Role: Professional Rugby Player – Yorkshire Carnegie (2016 – 2019)
    Professional back row player in positions 6 and 7 for many seasons
    • Over 25 championship appearances
    • Young Player of the Year 2016 and 2017
    • 1st Team Players’ Player of the Year Season 2018/2019
    • Experienced full-time training environment with professional coaches
    Role: Professional Rugby Player – Rotherham Titans (2019 – 2020)
    Professional back row player in positions 6 and 7 for 1 season in addition to being Vice Captain.
    • 23 appearances out of 25 games
    • National League Player of the Month
    • Won Man of the Match (MoM) multiple times
    Role: Forwards Coach, Mixed Ability Coach, All-Inclusive Coach – York RI Rugby Club (2018 – Present)
    First team forwards coach, mixed ability coach and all-inclusive across 2 seasons leading training sessions twice a week.
    • Plan and execute 2 group sessions once a week every week
    • Facilitated 1 on 1 development programs for members of team
    • Lead team on match days every Saturday

    Role: Rotherham Community Coach – Rotherham Community Foundation (2019 – 2020)
    A full-time community coach for young people from ages 4 to 16 and adult teams from ages 16 to 70
    • Persistent designing and running of development programs for many schools and colleges in the Rotherham area
    • Running, planning, and leading of hugely popular summer camps
    • Building and maintaining lasting relationships with young people and adults, along with staff at leisure centres and colleges

    Role: Forwards Coach 1stXV – Pocklington School (2019)
    Responsible for leading fun and engaging sessions for the first team forwards at my previous school
    • Leading and facilitating specialist forward sessions for back and front row players aged 16-18
    • Gained trust and respect of young people through approachable, confident and fun attitude

    Pocklington School, York (2014 – 2016)
    • Rugby Scholarship for 1stXV at good, private school in historic rugby town of Pocklington
    • A Level Business – B, A Level Geography – B, A Level Physical Education – C
    Woldgate College, York (2009 – 2014)
    • 11 GCSE’S A – C
    • Jaguar Land Rover Athlete Award, Jaguar Academy of Sport Athlete (2016)
    • Full DBS Check (2018 – Present)
    • Level 3 First Aid Training with Certificate (2019)
    • Level 2 RFU Coaching Badge (2018)
    • Full Driving License (2015)

    My interests include all sports, construction and landscaping and learning new skills. I also enjoy culture and international travel.


    Community Passport

    American Citizen



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