Coaching Team

Coaches for season 2016/17

Gordon Henderson will be Head Coach this season, while Nick McCashin will look after the backs. Graeme Inglis will act as 1st XV team manager.

Gavin Sharp will once again look after the 2nd XV with help from Graeme Inglis.

Finlay Calder , Jim Calder , Richard Hughes and Lawrance Reilly will be in charge of the 3rd XV team.

Bruce Ruthven –Will continue this year as the full time Rugby Coordinator, overseeing rugby across the Lions, Midis , School and Senior club, Bruce joined us with an impressive pedigree from Orkney RFC. Bruce has also been DoR at Ledbury in England. He is a very well qualified coach (UKCC 3), coach educator and strength & conditioning coach. His playing highlights include 193 competitive games for Melrose plus Scotland caps at U16, 18, 19 and 21 levels and 28 Scotland Development team caps.

Chris Leck will look after our Strength and Conditioning this season.